Welcome to AMRS!!

The Arizona Model Railroading Society (also known as AMRS) is the place in Phoenix for train enthusiasts, model railroaders, and anyone who wants up close family friendly experiences.  Program your GPS for 22822 N. 43rd Avenue in Glendale Arizona 85310.  You'll find our entrance just a couple of blocks south of Pinnacle Peak Road on the west side of 43rd Avenue (across the street from Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Water Park)  We are part of the 150 acre Adobe Mountain Desert Railroad Park, beautifully located in the Maricopa County Adobe Dam Regional Park.  AMRS is open to the public and staffed by train loving member volunteers during all regular hours and special events.  Interested in becoming a member?  Members enjoy exclusive benefits including running their personal trains as well as AMRS owned trains on expansive scenic layouts---anytime that fits into their busy schedules!

AMRS Station Schedule

Public Open House Hours

Coming Events

Member Meetings

  • Saturdays                                          8am-2pm
  • Barros Pizza Modular Demo   Tentative late May in their newly remodeled dining room!   4:30pm-8pm   15440 N. 7th Street (@ Coral Gables).  Enjoy great pizza, pasta, & wings while watching trains on modular layouts.   Join Us!!
  • AMRS General Meeting  --Cancelled  (was April 11th, 2020)     The regular meeting plus annual elections of Board positions and superintendents is postponed tentatively until the May meeting--due to Covid concerns and restrictions on number of people who may be present at one time)....watch website, members section, and email for updates.
  • Sundays (excluding summer)       1st & 3rd Sundays each month  11am-3pm

Covid-19 Restrictions
If you wish to visit the park, please email in advance to make sure there will be people there, and that we can maintain government suggested 'social distances'.  The hours shown here are our normal hours, but not necessarily those available depending on required health concerns.
Thank you for understanding.

  • Arizona State Fair                      Oct. (dates to be determined)   AMRS running modular layouts. 10am-early evening daily.
  • Adobe Mtn. Desert Railroad Park Swap Meet Oct. 31st, 2020 9am-1pm (Click on flyer icon for more info & vendor table apps)
  • AMRS Board Meeting        April 25th, 2020 @ 9am

Visit a Work Session

  • HO & N Scale            Wednesdays 6pm-8pm

Due to Arizona Stay-At-Home Order--No worksessions at this time.

  • AMRS General Meeting     May 9th, 2020 @ 9am
  • G, HO, N, & O Scale    Saturdays 8am-2pm
  • Starlight at AMRS                 Friday & Saturday nights in December 5pm-8:30pm. Fun holiday theme, trains, free cookies and cocoa, and more trains!

AMRS Building

What's your scale?

AMRS is the  Arizona MODEL RAILROADING Society

What's really cool?
It is FREE for the public to visit AMRS
(if an AMRS event has a related fee, it will be clearly stated above)