LRHS Membership

Yearly Leatherstocking Railway Historical Society Membership Dues:

  • LRHS Regular Member $30.00
  • LRHS Family Member $5.00 (For each additional family member added to a Regular Membership)

To Download the LRHS Membership Application and Brochure click here.

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Benefits of LRHS Membership:

  • Members ride regularly scheduled trains (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday) FREE!
  • Members are entitled to a 15% Discount on most Special Events, Merchandise, and Activities sponsored by the LRHS including train rides on the CACV.RailTimes
  • Receive the monthly newsletter, “Railtimes” containing articles on railroad history, current rail news, upcoming LRHS / CACV events, and the latest LRHS / CACV news.
  • Monthly meetings with a railroad related presentation (film, video, slide show, etc.) A good chance to chat with old friends, make new ones and enjoy good entertainment.
  • The ability to Work On and Operate Real Railroad Equipment.  Restore rollingstock, work on the track, and participate as a member of the train crew during the operating season.
  • Members can and are encouraged to participate in the society; run for office, serve on committees, or assist in any way they feel comfortable with in the management, operation, and development of the organization and its projects.

Optional Yearly National Railway Historical Society Membership:

  • NRHS Regular Member $33.00
  • NRHS Family Member $5.00 (for each additional family member added to a Regular NRHS Membership)

Note: Membership in the National Railway Historical Society is not a requirement of membership in the Leatherstocking Railway Historical Society and is optional.  NRHS membership dues are in addition to LRHS yearly membership dues.

For information on the benefits of membership in the National Railway Historical Society click here.