Empire State Convention Center Albany NY

From the North:

Take Interstate I-87 (Northway) to Interstate I-90 East (exit # 1E).

Take Interstate I-90 East to Interstate 787 South.

Take Exit #3A for the Empire State Plaza.

 

From the South:

Take New York State Thruway (Interstate 87) to Exit 23 - straight through Toll Booth to Interstate 787, then take Exit #3 for the Empire State Plaza.

 

From the East:

Take Interstate 90 West to Exit # B1 (I-90). Continue on I-90 to Interstate 787 South. Follow I-787 South to Exit #3A for the Empire State Plaza.

 

From the West:

Take the New York State Thruway (Interstate 90) to Exit 24 (Albany), proceed east on Interstate 90 to Interstate 787 South. Take exit # 3A for the Empire

State Plaza.

 









Clinic Descriptions

The Hudson Berkshire Division of the NMRA will be sponsoring 3 clinics this year They will be held in meeting room 7 next to the Egg

11:00 am
Train Talk with Engineer Mike
This clinic is an introduction to the world of toy trains and model railroading by Mike Beverly, who is a real train engineer! Learn all about the basics of model trains like what are the different scales, what is the difference between "scale" and "gauge", what is the difference between and power pack and a transformer, and both real and model railroad terminology.

1:00 pm
Make and Take Your Own HO Scale Box Car Model
Members of the Hudson-Berkshire Division of the National Model Railroad Association will guide you step-by-step to build a free HO scale box car kit you keep and run on your layout when you are done! Limited quantities so don't miss this free clinic at the show. Tickets available at the show from the Head Table. Kits sponsored by the Hudson-Berkshire Division of the National Model Railroad Association.