Tucked deep within MIT’s campus is a miniature world of model trains, elaborate miniature buildings and detailed sceneries. Now entering its 65th year, Tech Model Railroad Club of MIT (TMRC) still caters to model railroaders, rail-fans and hackers alike.
In this video we take a tour of the layout and the history through the eyes of club members Quentin Smith, Rebecca Perry and John Macnamara.
Video: Melanie Gonick
Still Images: MIT Museum
Special thank you to Angela Saini for extra footage and inspiration.