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.
2015 Trainfest Historical Groups
Milwaukee Road Historical Society
National Railway Historical Society
Reading Co. Historical Society (NEW in 2015!)
Rio Grande Modeling & Historical