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San Diego Sights

Miniature Railroad

  • 2885 Zoo Pl. Map It
  • Balboa Park
  • Transportation Site (Airport, Bus, Ferry, Train)

Updated 10/23/2014

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Adjacent to the zoo parking lot and across from the carousel, a pint-size 48-passenger train runs a ½-mile loop through four tree-filled acres of the park. The engine of this rare 1948 model train is one of only 50 left in the world.

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2885 Zoo Pl., San Diego, California, 92101, United States

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Sight Details:

  • $3
  • June–Aug., daily 11–6:30; Sept.–May, Sat.–Sun. and school holidays 11–4:30

Updated 10/23/2014


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