Come to Pittsburgh for the
STEEL CITY EXPRESS
2020 Mid Central NMRA
Region Convention!

May 28-31, 2020


EVERYTHING YOU WANT IN A GREAT CONVENTION, AND MORE!
Clinics - Tours - Contests - Non-Rail Activities - Layout Tours
Banquet - White Elephant Tables - Door Prizes - Railfanning

Our convention hotel, the Doubletree by Hilton, is just minutes from downtown Pittsburgh. You can visit the City, see Station Square, ride the Duquesne or Monongahela Inclines, railfan and enjoy the area. Across the road from the hotel is Rook Yard, the former home of the Pittsburgh & West Virginia Railroad. It's now part of the W&LE Railroad. You can almost railfan from your hotel room!

Here are some of the POTENTIAL activities available at the STEEL CITY EXPRESS Convention!

A Variety of Rail Tours

  • Steel Industry History
  • Hussey Copper
  • The Bridges of Pittsburgh
  • Port Authority Light Rail Shops

Excellent Clinics

  • Western Pennsylvania Railroads
  • Steel and Other Industries
  • Operations: Real and Simulated
  • Modern Railroad Practices
  • Modeling Structures, Rolling Stock and Scenery

Non-Rail Tours and Clinics

  • Pittsburgh Glass Factory Tour
  • Card making and jewelry

Local Attractions

  • Carnegie Science Center
  • National Aviary
  • Heinz History Center
  • Duquesne Incline
  • Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
  • Phipps Conservatory
  • The Andy Warhol Museum

Railfanning

  • NS & CSX Mainline Action
  • W & LE Across from Hotel
  • Variety of Local Short lines


Stay tuned while this page is updated and on-line registration made available.