About Us

Upstate New York Chapter of TCA

Upstate New York Train Collectors Chapter was founded on March 24, 2012. The chapter was created to initiate local events and promote fellowship to all Train Collectors Association members within its boundaries. Also, to invite train enthusiast’s to join TCA and our chapter, to share the interests of Train collecting.

The Chapter’s Activities include:

  • Local Train Meets & Mini-Meets (any where within the boundary)
  • Bus Trips to York Meets and other train/railroad related destinations
  • Tours of members collections and layouts
  • We are open to requests and ideas

Chapter Membership is available to ALL National TCA members in good standings. As of May 1, 2019, we have members from the state of New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Virginia and from the country of Canada. The chapter dues of $10.00 per year entitles you to the following as a member of the Upstate New York Chapter of the TCA:

  • Attend all Chapter Train shows for FREE!
  • Attend Monthly Membership meetings.
  • Attend all Chapter events such as: Layout tours, chapter picnic and reserve tables at chapter train shows.


TCA Chapter Boundary

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The Upstate New York Chapter includes the following counties: Allegany, Broome, Cattaraugus, Cayuga, Chautauqua, Chemung, Cortland, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Oneida, Onondaga, Ontario, Orleans, Oswego,  Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Tioga, Tompkins, Wayne, Wyoming and Yates.