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After climbing the long staircase you get up close and personal with the trains. Its amazing to see how big they are and to learn their history. The view is also very nice because you can see the Missouri River and into Iowa.
My four year old son wanted to go to a "new" park. We had been to Lauritzen Garden many times, but didn't realize that Kenefick Park was so close!
We parked in the rear of the Lauritzen Garden parking lot. There are a couple flights...More
It is a hike up a long staircase from the parking lot in front of Lauritzen Gardens. The trains are very cool if you are into trains - and great for kids. The view, facing toward the river, is outstanding.
We had written this attraction off, but at the last minute decided to check it out. Boy, were we glad we did! Two awesome train engines and a whole host of history on the walk to them. It's a great vantage point with views of...More
Two of the biggest engines ever built, in one spot, it doesn't get better than this. Park in the Lauitzen gardens, stroll up the fairly steep level walkway, or up the steep flight of stairs. The walk up the hill is fabulous. Spend an hour...More
Visited with my 5 YO grandson who is crazy about trains. We were disappointed because we thought we could go inside the trains but could not. You can only walk around the outside so there's not much to see