Whether you're purchasing the set for yourself or a friend, we are here to make your train set purchasing experience as stress-free and fun as possible!
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Train sets are the perfect start to a lifetime of fun and learning for the whole family! And finding the right set is fast and easy - just answer these quick questions, and we'll create a personalized list of sets for you. If you need help along the way just refer to this space for helpful shopping tips or for a great starter set try the Ready for Fun set by WalthersTrainline!
Check out Choo Choo Bob to introduce the world of trains to the little railroaders in your life!
Did you know? A Train Set typically includes the following: a loop of track, a controller, a locomotive and several cars (or rolling stock).
Train sets come in many different sizes, called scales. To the left is a picture, comparing the most common scales of trains. Train Set Chooser will help you choose the scale that is perfect for you based on the experience of the modeler and how much space there is for the train to run.
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At Walthers our customer service professionals can help you every step of the way with your train set purchase and so much more! Call:
Monday-Friday 8:00-5:00 Central Time
An adult should supervise and help set-up any train set -- unless noted, all sets are electrically powered, and most sets include many small parts. All sets are recommended for children age 8 and over. Always read and follow the instructions that come with the set.
Click here to learn how to turn your set into a layout!
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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