What to know About Lionel Trains

lionel trains

What are Lionel Trains? Lionel Model Trains are a staple in the model train community. In fact, they were one of the first companies to ever make model toy trains, and have been in business since the early 1900s. They’re one of the oldest brands of toy trains in the world, and are so prolific … Read more

Top 10 Christmas Train Sets for Under The Tree [2020 Review ]

Lionel Mickey Holiday Train

This post was updated in October of 2020 to include some great new Christmas train sets to help update your setup!  We’re not really sure HOW Christmas Train Sets Under The Tree got started, but we’re all for it! As a kid, nothing really bet the magic of Christmas morning, opening presents and time with … Read more

How To Lay Model Train Track

laying train track

So you’re ready to lay down some model train track but don’t know where to start? Well, it can be an easy or complex one and is the difference between an amazing layout or an average one. There can be a bit involved with really making sure that your train track is going to be … Read more

Best Model Train Scale For Beginners […And why it’s HO!]

Best Beginner Train Scale

So you want to get into model railroading, but don’t know where to start? Well, there’s a lot to consider. Especially what model train scale is best for beginners. This’ll be a short post because it’s a pretty straightforward answer. So what’s the best scale for a beginner? Well, objectively it’s HO scale. Why? Because … Read more