Photo of the Young Building during the 2011 Railroad Hobby Show.

The next Railroad Hobby Show is January 26 and 27, 2019 - Visit the official show website >

The Tribute to Springfield Layout on Display at the 2016 National Train Show. The Tribute to Springfield O scale layout on display at the 2016 National Train Show in Indianapolis, IN.


Welcome to a Tribute to Springfield - a tribute to the northeast's largest model railroad show. This unofficial site is dedicated to preserving the show's history and sharing the stories of the people behind the show.  In addition, a 2-rail O scale layout was constructed to celebrate a number of anniversaries around the show including the 100th Anniversary of the Eastern States Exposition in 2016, the Mohegan Pequot Model Railroad Club's 30th Anniversary at the show in 2017, and the 50th Anniversary of the Railroad Hobby Show in 2018.

Take a look around the site to learn more about the:

The next Railroad Hobby Show is:

January 26 and 27, 2019 - Eastern States Exposition

About the Project
Layout Overview