Aruba Model Train Museum

One man's love for trains led to a small personal collection that grew into an entire exhibit at the Aruba Model Train Museum. Ever since he was a small boy, Director J. de Vries has collected toy and model trains. He now displays his collection for the enjoyment of anyone who is interested in seeing it.


When visiting this small museum, guests will can look at the collection of toy trains, as well as replicas of small towns that accompany them. While they are just models, the miniature world the owner has created helps invoke a sense of adventure. Children are also allowed to play with some of the trains on a toy track, helping keep them entertained while the adults in the group admire the fine details and craftsmenship of the models.

Staying Close

San Nicolas is a good option for those wishing to visit Aruba Model Train Museum, since those staying in this area of Aruba will be pleased to have convenient access to the museum for the duration of their trip. With just a small number of accommodations around the community surrounding Aruba Model Train Museum, only a little tourist traffic should be predicted.

Hotels near Aruba Model Train Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Club Arias B & B 2.5 mi. (11.6 km) WNW
Cunucu Arubiano Lodge 7.0 mi. (7.0 km) NNW
Talk Of The Town Hotel And Beach Club Hotel 9.3 mi. (0.9 km) NW
Surfside Beach Marina Hotel Hotel 9.5 mi. (0.8 km) NW

Location and What's Nearby

There are plenty of eateries to select from in the area near this museum. Amazing is a wonderful location to dine on your way to visiting Aruba Model Train Museum, and with its close proximity, is especially valuable to its guests. Also within a short distance, you and your group will find options like El Gallo Rojo and Mundo Nobo Restaurant allowing you to choose between various restaurant choices.


Operating Hours

The museum does not have normal operating hours. Just contact the director ahead of time, to let him know you would like to view the collection..


Show up at this attraction ready to pay for the cost of admission, which you can determine by calling ahead.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (297) 584-7321

Location: 12 Koolbaaibergstraat, San Nicolas, Aruba


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