The largest model railroad system in the world is immensely popular among visitors. Countries and continents like Scandinavia or the USA are recreated with cities and landscapes in this one of a kind place in Hamburg. In October 2016, the railway consisted of 15,400m of track in H0 scale. Of the 6,800 m2 of floor space, the model takes 1,490 m2. By 2020 it is expected to reach its final construction phase, with a model area of over 2,300 m2. The exhibition includes 1,040 trains made up of over 10,000 carriages, 385,000 lights, 130,000 trees and 260,000 human figurines. Since the opening of the Miniatur Wunderland it has received almost 15 million visitors, which amounts to around 1 million per year.