2013 Trainfest Show

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

American Passenger Rail Heritage Foundation’s Rail Rangers Program

Burlington Route Hist Society

Chicago & North Western Historical Society

Great Northern Railway Historical Society

Green Bay & Western Historical Society

Milwaukee Road Archives

Milwaukee Road Historical Society

National Railway Historical Society

Rio Grande Modeling & Historical

Soo Line Historical Society

SS City of Milwaukee

Turboliner Memories (NEW for 2016!)

Trainfest is happening now!
Until Trainfest 2017