Here's a great way to add life to your train set! Just imagine having a complete operating layout like this with houses, roads, vehicles and businesses in just one evening! Best of all, you don't have to be an advanced model railroader to build this model railroad empire. Anybody can do it! The IHC One Evening Model Railroad Empire is just as its name says: a one-evening project. No special tools or skills are required -- all you need to do is plunk the pieces down on your train board! Great for you, your kids, spouse, nieces, nephews, grandchildren and friends. Preassembled structures, vehicles and accessories make this layout a breeze. Ardent model railroaders will also appreciate the usefulness of these items on their pikes. The One Evening Model Railroad Empire is a fun and affordable family activity. Placing trains, vehicles, roads and buildings on the layout will get your creative juices flowing. Everybody will love designing their own ideal village. All you need to get started is a 4' x 8' x 1/2" piece of plywood and an HO train set of your choice. Attach the track to the board and start adding your scenery. Choose from the easy-to-use layout ready products shown and build your own model railroad empire tonight!