Got a train nut in the family? Might be worth trip to Rock Center to check out the Lionel Trains Pop Up store. The pop-up phenomenon came around with the recession. Brands are scooping up cheap short-term rentals to show of their products. This time around its a Lionel train store at 30 Rockefeller Center on 50th Street.
It's a wee spot (1,100 square feet), but if you are at Rock Center to skate or see the tree, plan to stop in and see the display. The store is decked out with a Christmas Trees, Train Sets and many collector's item trains such as the Wizard of Oz Box Car and the Christmas Story. In addition, the store will sell several limited edition celebrity signed trains for charity.
Momtrendsnyc.com scoop: On Black Friday (11/17)the store will have a 20% sale on engines and rolling stock. In store only. One day only!
30 Rockfeller Center
open November 1st through January 4th