The railroad industry is an essential element of U.S. history and the model railroading hobby. Many historical societies and museums have formed across the country to preserve our railroading heritage and to aid in achieving historical accuracy model railroad layouts.
For Museums coming to Trainfest see the Displays page.
2016 Trainfest Historical Groups
(Historical Groups confirmed for 2016 marked with *)
Milwaukee Road Historical Society *
Rio Grande Modeling & Historical