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What does the APRHF do??

What does the APRHF do??

Jun 28th 2014

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APRHF Advisory Council Report

Here is a large update on what has been going on over the past few weeks. We had a formal meetings in La Plata and outlined some goals to¬†achieve. We had lots of good …

Rail Lookout Point: All Season Train Watching Excitement!!

The rail lookout point was built in 2007 on the Ex-Wabash right away as an open platform train watching deck. Since the Wabash crossed the Ex-Santa Fe (now BNSF) transcon via …

Working at the Exhibition of Amtrak History and Lookout Point Today

Hello members and friends. Today myself and my daughter took some time to update some displays and make sure everything was working OK. We found a couple of burned out light …

Walsworth Community Center Model Train Show

We sure hope to see you all over at this train show. We will have our operating model railroad with us and will be ready to answer any questions you may have. This is a good …

Silver Rails Model Train Show October 19th 2013

The American Passenger Rail Heritage Foundation (APRHF), a non-profit 501c-3 organization, is hosting the 4th annual Silver Rails Model Train Show on Saturday, October 19th, …

2012 Silver Rails Model Train Show Flyer

Silver Rails Model Train Show
When: October 20, 2012
Where: Silver Rails Event Center 204 E. Moore Street LaPlata, MO
Time: ham to 3pm Entry: $3.00 per person Kids 12 and …

Rail Travel Writing and Photography Workshop 2012

ANNOUNCING:A Rail Travel Writing and Photography Workshopfor railfans, journalists, writers, bloggers and camera fans of all skill levelsat the Depot Inn & Suites, …

Exhibition of Amtrak History: Preserving the heritage of a living railroad

Exhibition of Amtrak History: Preserving the Heritage of a living railroad.
The Exhibition of Amtrak History Mission:
The mission of the APRHF’s Exhibition of Amtrak …

LaPlata Amtrak Station: Preserving for the future while enjoying the past

The current Amtrak station in La Plata is a restored Art Deco style depot constructed of wood and brick. The original passenger and freight depot, built in 1887, was in need …

APRHF Paver Stone Fundraiser

The American Passenger Rail Heritage Foundation invites you to take part in our building of the walk to the park and the Exhibition of Amtrak History. These brick pavers are …