Railroadiana Fall Swap Meet

September 11, 2021

Shop for and learn about railroadiana and railroad antiques at Southern California’s largest outdoor railroadiana swap meet.

Vendors will be selling railroad collectibles, art, books, models and toy trains. Railroad historians and preservationists will be on hand to tell the story of Southern California’s railway history. Fun and learning for the whole family!

September 11, 2021
The event runs from 9 am to 2 pm


  • General Admission: Adult $7, Age 5-11 $5
  • Admission with Train & Trolley Rides: Adult $12, Age 5-11 $8
  • Museum members may buy and sell at this event for free.

Departure Schedule:

  • Mainline Train: 11:00 am, 12:00 pm, 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm, and 4:00 pm.
  • Mainline Electric:  11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 3:30 pm, and 4:30 pm.
  • Loop Line (On Demand): 11:00 am to 4:00 pm

Open Exhibits:

  • Carbarn 1 (Los Angeles Railway Collection): 9:30am-5pm
  • Carbarn 4 (Large Passenger and Freight Collection): 9:30am-5pm
  • Grizzly Flats (Narrow Gauge Collection, including Ward Kimball Collection): 9:30am-4:30pm

Vendor Details:

If you are interested in selling at this event, please contact Sarah Harty at sarah@socalrailway.org.

Museum Members vend for free, $20 for non-members. Space is on a first-come basis. Set up starts at 7am. Bring your own tables/chairs. Enter and pay your fee at our back gate on Mapes Rd, or pay ONLINE.

*Vendors may leave before 2pm

For your safety and the safety of others when riding the train or trolley, all guests over the age of two are required to wear face coverings. Please visit our COVID-19 GUIDANCE page for more information, and please note that this information is being updated continually.