Burlington Route between Chicago and the Twin Cities Where nature smiles for 300 miles In 1886, the Chicago Burlington and Northern, owned by the Chicago Burlington and Quincy (CB&Q), completed its line following the Mississippi River for 300 scenic miles from … [Read more...]
Club Car newsletter articles.
Saturday, September 15th, TCMRM hosted its annual Fall Fairgrounds Model Railroad Show and Sale in the Education Building on the Minnesota State Fairgrounds, by all accounts over 1000 people attended the show. A big thanks goes to Bob Medcraft, show manager, and those … [Read more...]
Now available at the Twin City Model Railroad Museum's gift shop: Twin City Model Railroad Museum Volume 2. This 80 minute video is a visual tour and the history about one of the most enjoyed model railroads that is open to the public. This DVD contains all new video … [Read more...]
Raymond Lester Norton was born in Minneapolis on June 1st, 1918 to George and Maud Norton. He was named “Raymond” by his older brother, Herbert, who wanted to be able to call “Hey, Ray!” to him. Unfortunately, Herbert died when Ray was only 3 years old. Ray’s father … [Read more...]
Successful Fundraising Event Over 650 patrons visited the Twin City Model Railroad Night Trains Anaphylaxis and Food Allergy Association (AFAA) Fundraising Event to benefit the children and families with food allergies. The event, held during the January 28, 2012 Night … [Read more...]