The Golden State Model Railroad Museum in Point Richmond, California is fascinating, and young and old are welcome to follow the trains along the 200+ feet of public walkway. Located over 10,000 square feet, the highly detailed model train layouts showcase incredible detail of scenery in Northern and Central California, and there is a gift shop for souvenirs, and railroad related items, plus the restrooms are wheel chair accessible, so come for a fun filled outing. At the Golden State Model Railroad Museum, you can enjoy watching both freight and passenger trains typical of the steam era through modern day diesels, come see.
Train Town Railroad & Park, located in Sonoma, California, knows as "The Most Well-Developed Scale Rail road in the Americas!" offer train rides, amusement park rids, down scaled replicas of train station and kiddies parties too.
The Walnut Creek Model Railroad Society in Walnut Creek consists of around eighty men and women who enjoy working in the many crafts and hobbies that make up model railroading. Minimum age is 18 years.