About the Railroad Hobby Show
The Railroad Hobby Show is the largest railroad-themed trade show in America. The event occupies 350,000 square feet in four buildings on the Eastern States Exposition fairgrounds. The show covers all facets of the railroad hobbies - model railroads, railroad art and photography, railroad history and preservation, tourist railroads, railroad artifacts, and railroad books and videos.
About the Amherst Railway Society
The Amherst Railway Society sponsors the Railroad Hobby Show. The society exists to give as many people as possible the opportunity to experience and learn from the railroad and model railroad hobbies. We believe that enthusiasm for railroads and model railroads makes a positive difference in people’s lives. This fundamental belief motivates us, guides us.
Honey, I shrunk the model railroader!
How about a scale model of yourself? - Yup, it can be done.
miniprints is bringing their full-body scanning system (mini-me) to the 2023 Railroad Hobby Show. Yes, you really can have a model of YOU on your railroad.Read More
NMRA Winter Board Meeting
@ the Railroad Hobby Show in January
Board members from Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States will be in attendance.Read More
Maggie the Railroad Clown
...always a Railroad Hobby Show delight
Maggie the Railroad Clown will be presenting stage shows both Saturday and Sunday, and roaming the show juggling and performing magic tricks.
Iowa Scaled Engineering at the Railroad Hobby Show
The makers of the ProtoThrottle will be in the Better Living Center
2023 Show Flyer
Download the colorful 2023 show flyer
The 2023 Railroad Hobby Show flyer is an 8 ½ x 11 poster in PDF format that you can download and distributedownload