List of Railroad Attractions in New Jersey

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List of Railroad Attractions in New Jersey

Postby Otto Vondrak » Wed Jun 15, 2005 12:22 pm

I want to compile a list of railroad attractions, museums, excursions, etc. as a resource for people visiting this forum. Once compiled, the topic will remain as a sticky at the top of the forum. Please sumbit your suggestions in this thread- the name of the attraction and the web site is all we need. Tourist railroads, model railroad clubs and railroad museums only, pelase.


Black River & Western (Flemington)

Belvidere & Delaware (Phillipsburg)

Cape May Seashore Lines (Cape May)

CNJ Passenger Station (Califon)

CNJ Terminal at Liberty State Park (Jersey City) ... ersey.html

Friends of the New Jersey Transportation Heritage Center (Phillipsburg)

Friar Mountain Model Railroad Museum (Sparta)

Maywood Station Museum (Maywood)

New York Society of Model Engineers (Carlstadt)

NYS&W Technical & Historical Society (excursions throughout)

New Hope & Ivlyand (New Hope, PA)

New Jersey Hi-Railers (Paterson)

New Jersey Museum of Transportation (Allaire State Park)

Northlandz Model Railroad Display (Flemington)

Ocean Gate Historical Society (Ocean Gate)

Patcong Valley Model Railroaders (Sparta)

Paterson Museum (Rogers Locomotive Works) (Paterson) ... museum.htm

Phillipsburg Railroad Historians (Phillipsburg)

PRR Station (Pemberton) ... museum.htm

South Jersey Railway Museum (Tuckahoe)

Whippany Railway Museum (Whippany)

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Re: List of Railroad Attractions in New Jersey

Postby Kevinhooa » Thu Nov 11, 2010 9:49 pm

I believe the South Jersey Railroad Museum in Tuckahoe has closed. Good list regardless though.
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Re: List of Railroad Attractions in New Jersey

Postby Mr. Ed » Fri Nov 12, 2010 9:04 am

Please add our facility in Pemberton Township. It is the Pemberton Township Historic Trust. We have ten pieces of rolling stock on about 600 feet of track. Our museum is in the restored PRR North Pemberton rail station. The railbed underwent the conversion to trail so you can walk between the equipment and get an up close look at our items. The trail is 1.5 miles long and ends in Birmingham. We also restored the section house in 2000 to it's last configuration. We are also the owners of the ground next door where the yard was. In the yard we have dug out the ash pit, found the walls of the turntable pit and unearthed the footings for the freight house. We also have a new web site The site is relatively new so there isn't much up there. Add to that the fact that our administrator has been very ill so excuse us that we have some old information up there. If you have any questions, feel free to PM me.

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Re: List of Railroad Attractions in New Jersey

Postby JayCNJ » Tue May 31, 2011 12:52 am

The Model Railroad club, Inc, Union, NJ is a large club with HO, N & G scale layouts. open to the public Saturday's 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Re: List of Railroad Attractions in New Jersey

Postby Norge » Wed Feb 01, 2012 11:53 pm

I suggest you add CB Huntington's, a restaurant in Bayville, NJ. Massive model railroad displays to watch as you dine.

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Re: List of Railroad Attractions in New Jersey

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Re: List of Railroad Attractions in New Jersey

Postby Earle Baldwin » Thu Oct 24, 2013 1:16 pm

The Bergen County Model Railroad Club is located on the second floor of the Hillsdale station building on the Pascack Valley Line.

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Re: List of Railroad Attractions in New Jersey

Postby ccutler » Sat Jan 24, 2015 7:10 am

Here is my favorite model RR club, in Rocky Hill NJ:
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Re: List of Railroad Attractions in New Jersey

Postby Launcher » Thu Feb 08, 2018 1:23 am

Delaware and Susquehanna Model Railroad Club, 535 Station Avenue, Haddon Heights, NJ 08035

Burlington County Model Railroad Club operating the Rancocas Valley Lines (open Mon and Thurs evenings, plus limited weekends have open houses)
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