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Timelapse of the New York Botanical Garden's Holiday Train Show [video]

NYC in Miniature

A miniature NYC at the Holiday Train Show via Lori L. Stalteri on Flickr

Every year, the New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx puts together their Holiday Train Show, where model trains travel through the garden past replicas of NYC landmarks and street scenes. Check out the timelapse video below to get an idea of how it all goes together and visit the NYBG to see the show!

Setting up the Holiday Train Show 2011

Paul Bussee and the staff of Applied Imagination work with the Garden’s Horticulture staff to set up the Holiday Train Show in the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory.

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Music by Jon Sayles

Produced by Rustin Dwyer

Take a look at some photos of this year’s decorations from llstalteri’s trip to the NYBG:


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