Alpenrail Swiss Model Village and Railway

Alpenrail Swiss Model Village and Railway

Alpenrail is a display of about 200 square metres, featuring the the scenery of the Bernese Alps. Alpine villages, rivers, lakes among the forests, the railways and culture, are all presented with a background of lively Swiss music. Most of the locomotives, bridges and buildings are hand made by the owners. The Village is suitable for all ages. It is under cover and hands-on displays are available.

Address: 
82 Abbotsfield Road, Claremont, TAS
Tel: 
0362493748
Hours: 
Daily 9:30am - 4:30pm. Closed Christmas Day.
Admission: 
Adults $10, Children $3 (subject to change)
Facilities: 
Wheelchair access, souvenir shop, parking, school education programs on request
Collection: 
Small number of old toy trains.
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Model Locomotive

Original handmade locomotive

Creator:
Grandfather of proprietor
Description:
Model of electric locomotive in operation early this century.

This locomotive is the reason why the whole model was constructed. It was a gift to the proprietor when leaving Switzerland as a child.