Model Railroading Days
Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania
This event will feature fascinating displays including intricately detailed, operating train layouts in various scales from model railroad clubs and historical groups, as well as hands-on sessions and presentations for all ages, skills and interests, from the novice to the veteran model railroader.
The Model Railroading Days hands-on activities and presentations will be confirmed at a later date and will be filled on a limited, first come basis. They are anticipated to include sessions like Building LEGO® Layouts and a variety of constructon techniques. Many Model Railroading Days sessions also will be of interest to, and useful for, miniaturists and doll house hobbyists.
Garden Railway Tours
An exclusive, self-guided tour of beautiful Lancaster County private homes, featuring fascinating displays of operating model trains set amid attractively landscaped gardens, will take place. Sunday, October 9, 2011 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Details.
Model Railroading Days activities may be subject to change without notice.
Visitors to the Model Railroading Days program also will enjoy the interactive education center and the fascinating collection of more than 100 historic locomotives and railroad cars—some of which are open for inspection—at the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, as well as the delightful collection of toy trains from the 1850s to the present and five operating layouts at the National Toy Train Museum.