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Convention Cars and Other Member Offers

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  Lavinus car.
  Member exclusives.

TCA offers many unique and attractive train items to its members, as well as some to the general public.

Convention Cars.
These are only for order by TCA members. Go here.

Member Exclusives.
TCA periodically offers special trains to members, other than Convention Cars. These are special order, limited time availibility. Currently, several Southern Railroad cars related to the 2020 Jacksonville Convention are available.  Go here.

Car Delivery Status Advice and Update.
Cars can take over a year to be delivered from the manufacturer. We periodically post the latest delivery status on ordered cars here. Please update your address when you relocate so your cars go to the proper location! To update your address, or for further information, call the office at 717-687-8623 or email

You may dedicate a brick on the walkway leading to the National Toy Train Museum. See information and application form here.


Train Collectors Association Mission Statement:
"To develop an appreciation of and to preserve an important segment of history - Tinplate Toy Trains - through research, education, community outreach, fellowship, establishment of collecting standards, and to promote the growth and enjoyment of collecting and operating toy, model and scale trains."
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