Few People Know About This Incredible Garden Railroad Right Here In Nebraska
Nebraska’s history is closely tied to the railroad, and you can see evidence of that in the many, many railroad-themed museums and other attractions all across the state. In Omaha, there’s one in particular that will delight railroad enthusiasts of every age.
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Check out this video for an idea of what it’s like to watch the miniature trains in action (plus some other park features.)
Lauritzen Gardens is located at 100 Bancroft St, Omaha, NE 68108. You’ll find the train garden just north of the rose garden on a peaceful hillside.
As a lifelong Nebraskan, Delana loves discovering the many hidden treasures of her state. She has worked as a writer and editor since 2007. Delana's work has been featured on more than a dozen websites and in Nebraska Life Magazine.
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