Pocatello Idaho Model Railroad and Historical Society holds open house

The Pocatello Model Railroad and Historical Society held another of their open houses.

Trains of several different scales ran along 4 different layouts including one that is based off of Scout Mountain.

There were also train memorabilia like pictures of Pocatello’s old round house.

Admission is free and all donations will be given to the Idaho Food Bank.

Many of the society's members say this is a way to get kids to enjoy their hobby.

Robert McClung, a local Model Train Owner, said "Folks bring their kids down the kids see them they want them they take mom and dad to the hobby store... it gets them into it..."

 

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