|Joe Zebrowski, the museum's director at the time, posed with the train in December 1990.|
The Train that Started It All
Way back in 1990, Will Huffman thought that "every Christmas tree should have a model train running around it." As a volunteer assistant curator at the Lycoming County Historical Society's Thomas T. Taber Museum, he brought in his own train to circle the Christmas tree in the museum's lobby. The Toy Train Expo was born the following year.
Read the Sun-Gazette newspaper article for more about one man's humble idea to give back to the community through a "celebration of the magic and nostalgia of toy trains."