Christmas Train Toys

Are Christmas Train Toys Still Fun?

Many people associate toy trains and Christmas, whether due to direct experience, or seeing them in movies. Do kids still play with these today, or have they all been replaced by electronic gadgets?


The answer to this question depends on the type of toy train involved. Many will enjoy getting Christmas train toys like the "high speed train" shown at Most Fun Toys, which turns into a robot-like construct all by itself. However, the big sets that people think of when they envision toy trains and Christmas have a much smaller fanbase. These are good for those who will enjoy spending hours setting up miniature villages, forests, and other scenery for a model train to drive through. While a few younger kids are into this sort of thing, it is usually a pastime for a retired person or someone else who has a lot of time and patience. Young kids usually have too much physical energy to stand still long enough to complete a giant model train project.


Because of this, it's important to match the type of Christmas train toys with the age and personality of the recipient. Train toys can be fun for everyone as long as they are the right kind.