Hundreds visit elaborate basement model train display and raise more than $1000

Since 2001 this model train layout in Napoleon Twp., Mich., has been open to the public during the holidays
NAPOLEON TWP., MI - It was another successful year for John and Karol Morris' model train display open house.

Every year since 2001, the Morrises have welcomed the public into their Napoleon Township home during the holiday season to show off "The Station," a 37-foot-by-44-foot model train display.

The Station features tracks set through a handmade miniature mountain range and cityscape, 16 functional Lionel brand model trains, more than 1,500 mini-people, 300 cars and trucks and more.

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