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TCA National Toy Train Museum
Strasburg, PA — October 18, 2001

by Bob LeBras

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TCA National Toy Train Museum under a cloudless fall sky in rural Strasburg.

The Big Three take turns presenting to the train loving crowd.

Inside the main exhibit room.

A little brighter shot.

The museum's collection is vast and varied covering all eras and manufacturers.

The O gauge layout.

Pink on the standard gauge layout.

Looking at these wonderful leviathans makes one consider an upgrade.

Back to the O gauge.

The walls are filled with wonderful trains.

The various gauge layouts include O, S, HO, Standard and G.

Lots of pristine prewar is found in abundance.

I finally got to be one with my brick.

This little John Deere was busy making tasty vanilla ice cream.

The museum's recent expansion really does give it a world-class appearance.

TCA Internet Committee members Bob Mintz and Frank Samaritano discuss plans with Past-President Gordon Wilson and President-Elect Tom Jaworowski.

Dick Maddox and the Lionel crew take their turn at the podium.

Bob Mintz, Frank Samaritano and Brad Kaplan take a moment to smile with Lionel COO Dick Maddox.
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