Austria Facts

Contstruction Phase: 9 Months (December 2000 - August 2001)
Model Area: 60 m²
Work Hours: approx. 12,000 Hours
Track Length: 600 Meters
Trains: 40
Wagons: 380
Signals: 20
Switches: 80
Computers: 3
Lights (LED): aprox. 14,000
Buildings and Bridges: 150
Figures 6,500
Cars: 180
Trees: 10,000
History of the Wunderland

Frederik Braun and his then-girlfriend and today's wife were visiting the alpine city of Zurich in July 2000. Sauntering together through the alleys of Zurich's town center, they came across a railway model shop, which at once evoked childhood memories in Frederik.

During the following hours, the idea of realizing the long forgotten childhood dream became more and more mature. 

Read the complete story..