Return to the best ever layout!
By Roger Carp, Kim Talbott
You can revisit the great 1949 Lionel Showroom Layout - by stepping into Brian Miller's train room!
Precise track plan of the 1949 Showroom Layout
By Roger Carp, Larry Osterhoudt
Larry Osterhoudt has drawn the most accurate plan ever available.
Achieving the grand slam of model railroading
By Roger Carp
All three principal sizes of toy trains featured on one fantastic layout!
Lionel's innovative first unit train set remembered
By Michael Connor
The MPC era of Lionel model train production ended on a high note.
The story behind Lionel's mysterious savings banks
By Joe Mania
Hint, hint: The train maker once worked with Junior Achievement.
Damage-free tips for moving your train collection
By Joe Algozzini
You can safely transport your trains across town - or across country!
Meet Boxcar Willy
By Allison Puchala
Bill Parker's O gauge empire has roots in the 1940s.
By Frank Knautz
Five easy (and free!) ways to boost your layout