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McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park, Scottsdale
(4.7/5 based on 800+ reviews on the web)
McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park brings American train history to life. The oldest exhibit in the attraction is the Paradise & Pacific Railroad, a miniature train and railroad you can ride that operates along a 1,158 m (3,800 ft) track. The route features a tunnel, turntable, and trestles. See railroad artifacts, an antique locomotive, and a train car. Admire the three Navajo hogans, or traditional houses, that pay tribute to the land's history. If you're traveling with children, they'll enjoy the themed playground and 1950 carousel. With our custom trip planner, Scottsdale attractions like McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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TripAdvisor
  • Very cool park with lots to do. You can even plan kids birthday parties there with a great staff. Must see. 
  • Our grandsons loved this place! We stayed across the street at the Scottsdale Plaza Resort and we walked over every day we were there. We all enjoyed the train ride through the park and the boys loved...  more »
  • We always make time every year to go to this location. What a great time for me and my family! This location is convenient and extremely affordable for my family and I can have a good time for less th...  more »
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  • I love this little park! There's a lot to do and a lot to learn. My two year old is fascinated with anything automotive so the trains are a big hit. It's a great park to hold events at too. I did my first baby shower here. I see people doing birthdays all the time. There's a mini train ride (I think three and under tickets are free) and a carousel.
  • The museum wasn't open on the day my family checked out this park, but the carousel, train ride, and playground were more than enough fun for my three year old. I thought the train was an especially nice example of the breed, with a variety of interesting views (including a tunnel that thrilled all the kids), and running long enough to be satisfying but not so long that the little ones get bored. Bring a water bottle.
  • This was the first time to bring our 2 year old daughter. She loved it! We rode the train around the park, we went to a railroad museum and went inside a real train! We also road the carousel. The prices are very reasonable too!
  • If you love trains, this is the perfect place for you. There were train displays to look at. Not many hands on activities which was a little disappointing for me. Otherwise, this place is good for an outing.
  • What can I say? This place is BEYOND awesome. Rideable miniature trains, model railroad displays, museums, all encased in a great city park.