All Aboard the Akron Express

10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost: $12/non-member & $10/member
Ages: All ages

This event has been postponed. New date coming soon.


Do you love trains? Then you are going to LOVE this fun-filled family event. Join us for this weekend of TRAINS, TRAINS, and more TRAINS!! 

The 2 day event will feature: 

  • A large Model Train Display by Burning River N Society 
  • "Be the Engineer" when you Take the controls of a G-Scale Model Train  
  • Build your own railroad with Wooden Trains and Track Play 
  • Choo-Choo Chow Train Trail Mix Make & Take snack
  • Construct Cardboard Train Cars 
  • Learn all about the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railway; their history and current programs
  • PLUS, of course, admission to the Akron Children’s Museum's 22+ exhibits, including our Akron Express train exhibit. 

Rides on the M&M Trackless Train through Lock 3 Park are an additional $5/person