Entries by Cathy Droz

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McCormick Stillman Railroad Park

Plan on at least two hours for your visit, as there is so much to see and do; visit Stillman Station to purchase tickets for rides, visit the historic General Store to buy snacks and souvenirs, stop at the Snackstop for hot dogs, hamburgers, and drinks, check out the Model Railroad Building, where both young and old will be fascinated by the work of local model railroad clubs, peruse the exhibits in the Scottsdale Railroad Museum at the Peoria Station, and explore the Roald Amundsen Pullman Car, which was used by presidents Hoover, FDR, Truman and Eisenhower! Click here for the full article.

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Air Force Arizona Wing Aviation Museum –Falcon Field

Commemorative Air Force Arizona Wing Aviation Museum –Falcon Field

As grandparents we sometimes need to come up with a ‘Plan B’ activity. The Commemorative Air Force Aviation Museum at Falcon Field was my ‘back-up plan’ when our schedule changed. Not wanting to disappoint, the kiddos and I simply drove to Mesa to check out this little gem in the East Valley. Little did we know what a thrill we were in for!

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