WELCOME To 20th century RR Club!


Visit our Trips section for all the details on three trips from our friends at Country Travel Destinations in 2023 -- complete with a discount for 20th Century Members!

In 2023, we're offering the following trips:

Colorado’s Vintage Railways

Jul 9-16, 2023

Aug 20-27, 2023

Sep 10-17, 2023

New England Rails & Resorts

Sep 24-30, 2023

Oct 1-7, 2023

Oct 8-14, 2023

Oct 15-21, 2023

Canadian Rockies by Rail

Oct 3-11, 2023

Oct 10-18, 2023

20th Century on Zoom

Thanks to our presenter Harvey Laner and thanks to those who joined us Nov. 9 for 20th Century's November Zoom program:

Metrolink Earthquake Operations 
The Miracle of Tunnel 25

Stay tuned to this page for news about our December Zoom program.

Connect with Us!

If you're not on our email list please provide your address so we may keep you informed on upcoming trips, meetings and events. Better yet, join the Club and participate in making things happen.  

20th Century Railroad Club

400 E. Randolph St.
Suite #2305
Chicago, IL 60601
Email: 20thCentury@corpevent.com

Virtual Education

The Midwest Rail Rangers and the 20th Century Railroad Club "virtual" educational program regarding La Plata, MO and related railfan things of interest remains available. Use this link to view the program: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WulTvv4fiMc 

Involvement Opportunities

If you're a railfan with an inclination towards writing or editing we can use the help with The Fast Mail. Contact us and let us know how you can help.

Your Club needs Board and Committee members to help make things happen. You can help as a committee member with such things as trip planning, meeting planning and Fast Mail production. Please contact our office by email at board@20thcentury.org or phone us at 312-829-4500.

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To see our Facebook page just click on the one of the F's on the top or bottom. It's still possible to read the material if you don't have a Facebook account, just click Not Now or the x on the upper right of pop-ups asking you to to log in.  Of course full functionality, including the ability to comment, like, and share requires an account.  


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All categories of membership include all members of your immediate family, plus 4 quarterly issues of "The Fast Mail." Contributing and "Century Club" members also receive a certificate of thanks and their names published in "The Fast Mail."
  • Student - $10 (age 17 or younger)
  • Regular-$50 per year
  • Contributing-$75 (or more) per year
  • Century Club-$125 (or more) per year
  • Presidents Club-$250 (or more) per year

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