November 19, 2012 to January 2, 2013
Christmas Trees, Holiday Trains, and Holiday Traditions
On display this holiday season are twenty-three decorated trees describing different nations' Christmas traditions. Complementing the trees display are five model "G" gauge trains representing Denver & Rio Grande Western Mogul, Colorado & Southern Mogul, Denver & Rio Grande Western Forney, 2-8-2 Mikado, and Thomas the Tank engine. A large poinsettia tree in the Annenberg Lobby greets guests. Also on display are Nixon Family ornaments that hang from a tree in the Lincoln Sitting Room replica room in the permanent galleries.
Location: Lincoln Sitting Room and Special Exhibit Gallery