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Photos: All aboard! Kids learn all about trains at museum event

Photos: All aboard! Kids learn all about trains at museum event

(Laura Seitz, Deseret News)


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SALT LAKE CITY — Luciao Shi, 6, attends Train Day at Discovery Gateway Children's Museum of Utah in Salt Lake City on Saturday.

The event featured several hands-on activities, such as boxcar races, a train switching puzzle, locomotive races, a locomotive demolition derby and wooden push trains.

In addition, participants got to see an HO scale model railroad under construction.

Train Day takes place at Discovery Gateway Children's Museum of Utah in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016. (Photo: Laura Seitz, Deseret News)
Train Day takes place at Discovery Gateway Children's Museum of Utah in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016. (Photo: Laura Seitz, Deseret News)
Train Day takes place at Discovery Gateway Children's Museum of Utah in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016. (Photo: Laura Seitz, Deseret News)
Train Day takes place at Discovery Gateway Children's Museum of Utah in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016. (Photo: Laura Seitz, Deseret News)
Train Day takes place at Discovery Gateway Children's Museum of Utah in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016. (Photo: Laura Seitz, Deseret News)
Train Day takes place at Discovery Gateway Children's Museum of Utah in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016. (Photo: Laura Seitz, Deseret News)

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