November 22, 2013
Kids and adults alike will delight in this 500-square-foot model train display featuring 17 working train lines that rumble through a miniature Philadelphia landscape. (Photo courtesy Reading Terminal Market)
Reading Terminal Market serves up more than just excellent local eats this holiday season with the return of the Reading Terminal Holiday Railroad, Friday, November 29 and running through Saturday, December 31.
The ornate model railroad display, a must-see for locomotive lovers, measures in at a whopping 500 square feet with 17 working train lines that chug through detailed miniature holiday scenes of Center City, a festive Christmas Village and the snow-covered countryside.
Accompanying the elaborate display, listen for live jazz, soft rock or piano music playing in the market on select Fridays and Sundays, including The Reading Terminals, playing the second Friday of every month.
And, as always, shop around the market for some holiday goodies from your favorite vendors. ’Tis the season!
Reading Terminal Market Holiday Railroad
Where: Lobby, 12th & Arch Streets
When: November 29–December 31, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (closed Christmas Day and New Year’s Day)
More info: www.readingterminalmarket.org