Staying Cool

July 20, 2019

It may be hot outside, but it’s a cool 72 degrees inside the world’s largest train display. No matter the weather, it’s always nice inside of EnterTRAINment Junction! If it’s too hot, too cold, too much rain… no problem! We have plenty for you to do indoors! Here are some ways to beat the summer […]

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Adult & Kid “Fun Finds”

July 13, 2019

When it comes to buying toys for your child, how about getting them something that you can BOTH enjoy TOGETHER?? We all know that your child will want you to play with them… so why not make a purchase that you can both be happy with? Who knows, you might even have some fun along […]

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Red, White, and TRAINS!

July 2, 2019

As we celebrate Independence Day this week, we have so many things to be grateful for and so many different ways to celebrate freedom! Trains and the development of the railroad have had an incredible impact on U.S. history and its growth and this post  will look at some of the ways the U.S. has […]

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Marble Games

June 27, 2019

We’ve had marbles on our minds recently, so why not review a few of the most popular (modern day) marble games! Be sure to also check out It’s a Marbleous Life on display now at EnterTRAINment Junction! 1. Chinese checkers This is one of my favorite games because it’s both fast and fun! The objective […]

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Marble Display: Now Open!

June 22, 2019

We are pleased to announce that our brand new Marble Display is now OPEN to the public! You might be wondering, what can I find there? We’re glad you asked! Can you imagine a marble with uranium in the center?  Well, you can see some in our marble display!  They glow under black light and they are […]

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Top 5 Marble Picks from the Marble Display!

June 17, 2019

It has been an exciting week here at EnterTRAINment Junction as we’ve officially opened our new  Marble Display! It’s not 100% complete yet, but we’re getting there! 🙂 We recently sat down with the Marble Lady and she told us about some of her favorite marbles! You can see all of her favorites (and more!) in […]

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The Marble Lady

June 5, 2019

With the grand opening of the marble display happening next week, I thought I would share a little bit about the woman behind the marble-ous exhibit, Cathy Runyan-Svacina. (Also known as the marble lady!) Together with her husband, they are known for having the most complete marble collection in the world. That means they have a vast […]

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#143 May Status Report

May 30, 2019

This month’s report is a bit of a hodge-podge, covering three very different aspects of the EnterTRAINment Junction layout. The first subject is the status of the aerial tramway.  Both tram stations are finished, having received their interior lighting, platforms with railings, and figures of tram customers.  Figure 1 shows the lower station, its lighting, […]

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Active play birthday party ideas

May 25, 2019

What’s a birthday party without fun activities?! We’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite “active play” birthday party ideas that are sure to keep kids happy and, well, active! Coal Toss To set up for this game, place a box (or two boxes if you want to race!) on the ground which will […]

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Summer Fun with EnterTRAINment and Coney Island

May 18, 2019

Our Spring Celebration special has FLOWN by! At EnterTRAINment Junction, we couldn’t be more excited to jump into SUMMER FUN here at the world’s largest train display. Starting on May 25th, whenever you buy a full price Do-It-All ticket, you’ll get a ticket to Cincinnati’s Coney Island good for the classic rides! The park has rides like the […]

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Welcome back, train rides!

May 9, 2019

The weather is finally turning nice (well, minus the rain!) so we are happy to announce that the outdoor rides will be open weekends in May weather permitting! Starting Memorial Day weekend the rides will be running every day through the end of summer. (Again, weather permitting!) We have two outdoor train rides at EnterTRAINment Junction and […]

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Our favorite train museums

May 2, 2019

If you ever want to learn about the history of model railroads, see cool artifacts from back in the day, and learn how railways impacted U.S. history, look no further! We’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite (nearby) train museums! THE KENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM The Kentucky Railway Museum is a non-profit organization. The goal […]

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#142 April Status Report

April 30, 2019

This month’s report is even more different form the usual than the previous one.  It reports on the 2019 Scale Model Expo, which has become an annual free-to-the-public event held at EnterTRAINment Junction.  Its objective was to showcase the various forms of scale modeling practiced by miniaturists from areas in and around Cincinnati, Ohio.  This […]

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Tips for your next train journey visit

April 27, 2019

In order to get the MOST out of your time at EnterTRAINment Junction, we’ve provided some helpful tips that you’ll want to consider for your next visit! DO-IT-ALL Ticket! This is our BEST deal and it will give you access to all of our attractions! You’ll get to experience the Train Journey which includes the […]

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Kids’ Birthday Parties: Dos and Don’ts

April 19, 2019

There have been a few blog posts that have gone out recently focusing on kids’ birthday parties. One thing that we haven’t discussed  are some frequently asked questions that people have when it comes to planning the big day such as who to invite, how long a party should last, what kind of party you […]

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Themed parties!

April 11, 2019

One of our most popular birthday party themes is…TRAINS! Can you believe it?! Who wouldn’t want to have a train or a Thomas themed party! We have all the decorations, plates, cups, napkins, and even goodie bags on site so no need to run out and buy anything! We can even pick up the cake […]

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Time for a party!

April 5, 2019

Here at EnterTRAINment Junction we LOVE celebrating birthdays! In fact, we have the perfect way to help you celebrate -whether the birthday guest is turning 1 years old or 99 years old – our facility has everything you need for the celebration of the year! When you have your birthday party at EnterTRAINment, you are […]

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Calling all teachers and camp counselors!

March 28, 2019

One of the missions of EnterTRAINment Junction is to educate and entertain people on the importance of railroads throughout history. EnterTRAINment was specifically designed with school groups in mind and is the perfect venue for learning in a fun environment! So why is EnterTRAINment Junction so great for field trips and summer camps?! 1. Shhhh! […]

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g’day, mate! Riding the rails in Sydney

March 20, 2019

A couple weeks ago I spent some time in Australia and New Zealand. (Two of my favorite places!) While I was visiting Australia, I traveled to the Blue Mountains which is just outside of Sydney. What a lot of people don’t know is that it’s home to the world’s steepest (passenger) incline railway. If you’re […]

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#141 March Status Report

March 5, 2019

This month’s report is a bit different form the usual.  We’ll be looking at some of the interesting vehicles that liven up the scenery on the EnterTRAINment Junction layout.  As is usual the order of most of the pictures is as a visitor would encounter the scenes while following the layout aisle. Located in front […]

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