Wm. K. Walthers, Inc., is dedicated to
manufacturing and distributing high quality model railroad
equipment worldwide. We provide information on over 200,000
different items for your trains from over three hundred manufacturers -- and
supply them to thousands of hobby shops around the globe!
Of course, you can always order from us directly, either with
our catalog or over the Internet here at walthers.com.
From our humble beginnings in 1932 to becoming
the world's largest distributor of model railroad equipment,
it's a fascinating story of how we got where we are today.
Click here to read it!
Take a look at events that have shaped model railroading since Bill Walthers received his first train in 1899 in "Along the Route". (Download PDF file)
We'd love to have you on board. Click here to find out about what job opportunities
Walthers is currently hiring.
We would love to see you in Milwaukee! If you live in Milwaukee or are coming for a visit, please stop by! Our Showroom features our newest products, a 8 x 20' operating layout, a historical display, special Sales on featured products and friendly, knowledgeable team members ready to help you and answer your every question about model railroading.
Questions about our Showroom? Please call us at: 414-461-1050
Regular Showroom hours are Monday - Friday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM and Saturday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Central Time. We are closed on Sunday and major holidays. Summer Showroom hours (Memorial Day - Labor Day) are Tuesday - Friday 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM and Saturday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Central Time. We are closed on Sunday, Monday, and all major holidays.
Regular hours are Monday-Friday 10-6, Saturday 9-1. Closed Sunday & all major holidays.
Summer hours (Memorial Day - Labor Day) Tues-Fri 11-6, Sat 9-1. Closed Sun, Mon & all major holidays.
5619 West Florist Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53218
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