RR Days 08 - Omaha, Nebraska

Railroads Days "Cow catcher" Logo July 12-13th - After the Council Bluffs visit, Sat,
  Bruening and I viewed the UP equipment at the
  Durham Museum. Sunday Mother and I visited
  Lauritzen Gardens and the Durham Museum .
Model Railroad Garden Indoor - Kid  Contral Layour  Rail Road Flyer

Durham Museum - There were many railroad related
 displays, activates and Crafts here.
Durham Museum


Union Pacific Maintenance of Way Equipment

   They were display on the tracks behind the Museum

6700 Tamper - Yellow
Its settles the rock ballast and
Provides a level & smooth riding track

Air Force #1 - Red
 An track snow blower.
 
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Lauritzen Gardens - Beside the addition to the Model Railroad Garden, There
were numerous railroad related activates, displays and layouts in the Visitor center.



Model Railroad Garden - 2nd Grand Opening
   The new Lower Garden and Original Garden was designed by landscape Paul Busse of Kentucky-based
   Applied Imagination. It features buildings and bridges of Omaha made of nature material.

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This update booklet
has information about
the Garden and its
buildings & Rail Lines
Model Railraod Garden Info Booklet
Upper Railroad Garden - See addition photos from 07 Grand Opening and the Week after.
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Three New Lines

  High Bridge Line
  Busse’ Big Line
  Hidden Loop Line
 
Lower Railroad Garden - below the Boardwalk
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Behind door controls for the Lower Railroad Garden - Cover seating is across from the Bird Sanctuary
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Visitor & Education Center
  During my time in the Visitor & Education Center, I heard a song or two in background from the Union
  Pacific Railroad Chorale performance in the Floral display Hall. I have no photos of them this Year.

  Railroad Stamps & UP China - Community Room

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Four Model Railroad Layouts - Great Hall

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F.M. & L.G. Modular Railroad – A Division of Nebraska-Iowa Railroaders
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Left:
  In respect, it
  is similar to the
  2007 Layout
Right
 
Kid Control Layout
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  Omaha Modular Trains    
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TBRT Railroad - is based on T-Track Modular Layouts Their Business Card
At Left:

Printing of the Railroad Garden in the sitting
area between the Floral Hall and Gift Shop
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UP Poster and Lithographs 2006 Model Railraod Garden Grand Opening 2007


Railroads Days 08 - Omaha, Nebraska

Based on Gallery by MINO STUDIO


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