St Louis NRHS Chapter News

Smithsonian's Go By Train

Saturday, September 26, Smithsonian Magazine will present Go By Train day at the Museum of Transportation. Activities will begin at 9:00 AM and continue until 3:00 PM.

Special discount tickets are available at Smithsonian Magazine.

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Metro East Industries tour

A members only tour of of Metro East Industries by the St. Louis Chapter NRHS and Gateway Div. NMRA will be held on Saturday, October 3, 2015, at 9:00 AM.

A sign up sheet will be available at the September group meetings.

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Join the St. Louis Chapter NRHS

If you would like information on joining the Chapter, please send your name, address and phone number in an email to the Chapter using the email link on the right.  It will be passed along to our Membership person who will contact you to complete the process.  We look forward to you joining us on future Chapter projects and excursions!

A membership application is available here.  Membership Application

    Scheduled Programs:


    ACF manufacturing

    A short history of ACF manufacturing plants especially freight cars (in St. Charles, South St. Louis and Madison, IL) – Mr. Krug


    Lincoln Funeral Car

    by Mary Birdsell


    Amtrak Update

    by Tamara Sehl, Amtrak Marketing

    Recent Chapter Activities:

    2015 Washington DC

    View the finest pictures that were taken on our Chapter's trip to Washington DC and return.

    Trip Pictures

    2015 Seattle trip

    View pictures of our first trip with a dome car to Seattle.

    Seattle Trip Pictures

    The Chapter has enjoyed participating in and hosting many historical railroad events for nearly 50 years. Many of these fine events included a Route Guide. We are pleased to make some these available for your enjoyment.
    Route Guides

    Contact us

    Email the Chapter at:

    U.S. Postal Service:
      St. Louis Chapter NRHS
      PO BOX 220168
      St. Louis MO 63122-0168