Toy Train Depot, New Mexico Museum of Railroad History

Mailing Address: 1991 North White Sands Boulevard, Alamogordo, NM 88310
County of Location: Otero
Phone: (575) 437-2855
NTEE Code: B- Education, N- Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics, O- Youth Development, T- Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations, W- Public, Society Benefit, Y- Mutual/Membership Benefit Organizations, Other
Mission Statement:

Vision statement of the Toy Train Depot Foundation:
Preservation, restoration, acquisition, display and interpretation of railroads of all scales and gauges, with a particular emphasis on the miniature train company(MTC) 1/5 scale park trains

Primary Programs:

Acquaint visitors with the railroad history of Alamogordo and New Mexico USA, the Cloud Climbing Route and current Union Pacific Rail traffic on the Golden State Route (Tucumcari Cutoff).

Enhance visitors' railroad experience with a ride on vintage "M.T.C.", 1/5 scale, 16" gauge, Alamogordo/Alameda park train excursion.

Provide customers with quality model railroad hobby experience, via a model train museum with working layouts in all the American model train gauges. And gifts, souvenirs and modeling advice for new modelers. And a close look at our 4 vintage "1950s" working park trains.

Populations Served: All Populations, Families, Rural
Counties Served: Statewide, National
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $25,000 - $99,999
Personnel: All Volunteer
Executive Director:

Merry Koval

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering, Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS, Is registered as a Nonprofit Corporation with the State of New Mexico

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