Become a Member

Climb Aboard!

Becoming a TVRM member has a wealth of privileges:

  • Free admission and unlimited rides on the Missionary Ridge Local trains for the duration of your membership*
  • Bring your non-member guests at group rate
  • Subscription to our quarterly Smoke & Cinders newsletter
  • 10% Discount at the Grand Junction gift shop
  • Advance notice of excursions and special events
  • Opportunity to help run the railroad as a volunteer worker
  • The satisfaction of preserving railroad history

Not a Tennessee resident? Don't worry! We have members living as far away as Alaska. If you love trains, become a member and join the TVRM family to help preserve railroad history.

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* Must present membership card to depot agent; space available basis.

Note about National Railway Historical Society (NRHS) membership: In addition to TVRM membership, we invite you to join the NRHS as a chapter member.  NRHS is the largest organization for railroad historians in the country.  You can join by clicking HERE and noting Tennessee Valley Chapter #53 in the checkout process.