The Crescent City Model Railroad Club (CCMRC) is home to one of the largest HO scale layouts in the Gulf South. We are located in Metairie, Louisiana, just outside of New Orleans (aka the Crescent City). We model a fictitious railroad, called the Crescent Lines, whose mainlines carry freight and passengers to and from the beautiful south.
Created on Saturday, 31 December 2016 22:26
Earl Hodges from the Times-Picayune recently visited the CCMRC during one of our December Open House Dates and wrote a feature article on the club for the Times-Picayune. It is already published on NOLA.com and also has been run in the newspaper on January 1st 2017. Be sure to check it out. Below is a link to the NOLA.com webpage with the article.
Created on Monday, 26 December 2016 21:43
The CCMRC was featured on the Fox 8 New Morning Show with John Snell on December 9th, 2016.
Here is a link to the video.
Created on Sunday, 13 November 2016 05:02
It's time to mark your calendars again to get ready for open house season at the Crescent City Model Railroad Club. Our last open house date of the season will be on January 7th 2017. Please come out and see us.
The Crescent City Model Railroad Club (CCMRC) is home to one of the largest and most detailed DCC HO scale layouts in the Gulf South. We are located in Metairie, Louisiana, just outside of New Orleans (aka the Crescent City). We model a fictitious railroad, called the Crescent Lines, whose main lines carry freight and passengers to and from the beautiful south.
Come see the latest updates and projects and ride the Crescent Lines.
Test your skill on our new Timesaver switching layout.
Operating kid’s layout!
Have fun looking for hidden details with our scavenger hunt!
Fun for all ages.
See the New Orleans Saints Super Bowl Train, Steam Trains, Freight Trains, Amtrak and lots more!
Check out our website below and be sure to “Like” us on Facebook.
Location: Crescent City Model Railroad Club 601 N. Lester Ave Metairie, LA 70003 United States
Times: 12 Noon- 6 PM
Admission Fees: Donations are $5 for adults, $1 for children between 6 and 12, children under 5 years old are free!
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Created on Sunday, 06 November 2016 22:34
Crescent City Model Railroad Club members attended the TCA Train Show on November 5, 2016 in Ponchatoula. It was a fun day and I think just about everyone found some good bargains!
Created on Sunday, 30 October 2016 16:47
The Crescent City Model Railroad Club will once again be participating in the TCA sponsored Ponchatoula Train Show at the First Baptist Church of Ponchatoula, 325 E. Pine St., Ponchatoula, LA.
Come see us and try your hand at our "Timesaver" switching layout.
We will have Crescent LInes commemorative 60th Anniversary Club cars available, Crescent Lines Coffee mugs and CCMRC stickers available for sale. Also you will be able to add to your collection of Model Railroader Magazine as we will have a large selection of complete years of MR available for puchase for only $4.00 per year.
The show is from 9 AM to 3 PM in the school gym. Admission is $5.00 a person, children 6 and under are free. The train show is held in Ponchatoula in conjunction with the Ponchatoula Trade Days & Craft Fair.