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Macy’s & Metrolink to sponsor Anaheim exhibit Muzeo Express: Holiday Model Trains

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Josh Spears, Marketing Director
jspears@muzeo.org
951-756-4006

November 3, 2016 (Anaheim) – Muzeo Museum announces that Macy’s and Metrolink will sponsor its upcoming exhibition Muzeo Express: Holiday Model Trains from November 12, 2016 through January 8, 2017. It is jointly presented by the Toy Train Operating Society and Train Collectors Association, the former creators of the Nixon Library display.

Muzeo Express celebrates trains and their importance in California history. It includes themed layouts of California landmarks as well as a vintage department store window sponsored by Macy’s.

“As we establish Muzeo Express as an annual holiday tradition, we are grateful for all of our sponsors, including Macy’s and Metrolink,” says Executive Director Dan Finley.

Other exhibit sponsors are Bachmann Trains, Custom Model Vehicle Lighting (Toronto), GarGraves Track, MTH Trains, Milepost 38 Train Store (Arnie’s), LGB Trains, Lionel TrainsThe Train Crossing (Costa Mesa), Visit Anaheim and the City of Anaheim. For additional sponsorship opportunities, contact Dan Finley at dfinley@muzeo.org or 714-765-6461.

The Grand Opening on Saturday, November 12 from 1-4pm will include trackless train rides and other family activities. The media preview will be held on Friday, November 11 from noon-5pm.

Additional holiday programming includes Polar Express Pajama Parties on Friday, December 2nd and Saturday, December 10th, as well as a Holiday Tea and Celtic Christmas Show performed by Tin Box Theatricals on December 4th. The Main Gallery is also available for holiday party rentals set among the model trains.

Exhibition admission is $10 for adults, $9 for seniors, $6 for ages 4–12, and free for children 3 and under. Tickets are available for purchase at www.muzeo.org.

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About Muzeo Museum and Cultural Center

The Muzeo is a unique community center and museum for the arts, education and culture dedicated to serving youth and adults. Its goal is to deliver high quality, relevant and diverse programming to celebrate the richness of culture, history, and people through exhibits, workshops, lectures and outreach activities. The 25,000-square-foot Muzeo complex features a state-of the art gallery space that includes Anaheim’s original Carnegie Library, built in 1908.

Muzeo is located at 241 South Anaheim Blvd, Anaheim, California 92805. Museum hours are 10am-5pm, Tuesday through Sunday. For private rentals, group sales or membership information, call 714-956-8936 or visit www.muzeo.org.

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