Danville, California (EastBayDaily) — Danville vintage cars museum, Blackhawk Museum, in partnership with the European Train Enthusiasts, Inc., will be showcasing an HO scale model train exhibit until Jan. 15. Anyone who expects to be in Danville or the Bay Area this coming holiday season is invited to visit.
“With a handcrafted modular layout, a host of guest engineers, and the rails full of locomotives, the ETE brings a unique model train display every year,” Marketing, Development and Membership Coordinator Jon Snyder says.
The European Train Enthusiasts, Inc., founded in 1973, is the foremost North American nonprofit organization on European Railroading. It aims to gather information on the European railway systems and to perpetuate their recreational, social, cultural and historical significance by educating people and building a kinship among train modelers, fans, other relevant organizations and the general public. The ETE conducts public events, working model displays, media presentations and publishes a quarterly journal, ETE Express.
The Blackhawk Museum has been presenting the most impressive collection of coach-built automobiles—vintage cars, classic cars, and rare cars—from around the world for 23 years and offers an assortment of exhibits, lectures and programs all year. It is a nonprofit corporation founded on the passion of guild members and currently exhibits 80 classic cars from every automotive era in its two extensive galleries.
For further information, interested guests may call 925-736-2277 x229, or visit the Museum’s website at http://www.blackhawkmuseum.org. The museum is located at 3700 Blackhawk Plaza Circle, Danville, CA 94506.
About Blackhawk Museum
Blackhawk Museum, an East Bay classic cars museum. The Bay Area rare cars museum is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation. It is open to the public from Wednesday to Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and during special holiday hours every Monday and Tuesday before Christmas, and every Monday and Tuesday after New Year’s Eve. Admission is $10 for adults, $7 for seniors and free for children six and under.