Theme days

  • CN's Stars, visit of the steam locomotive 5702

    August 11, 2019

    Visit the cabin of the CN 5702 steam locomotive with a guide and see the features of this engine used for passenger trains in the Montreal-Toronto fast corridor between 1929 and 1939. The visit last 10 to 15 minutes, offered in French and English, from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm and from 1 pm to 4 pm.

    Congratulatory message from CRHA to CN on the occasion of the 100th Anniversary of its founding.

  • A Great Passion for Model Trains

    August 17, 2019 to August 18, 2019

    All-time favourite of our visitors! See a variety of operating model train layouts as model railroaders from Quebec and Ontario exhibit their passion for their trains and share this wonder-filled world highlighting their talents and craftsmanship. Some components are interactive.

    The layouts are replicas of real railroads complete with rolling stock, buildings and various railroad structures and are also cleverly landscaped by these skilled enthusiasts.

    Exhibitors’ presentations are scheduled on Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm and on Sunday from 10 am to 4 pm.