Great Northern Railway Historical Society

Membership Benefits

GNRHS Members enjoy many benefits like our quarterly Goat publication, our yearly convention, research materials, GN modeling information and discounts in the GNRHS Store.


As a member you will receive quarterly issues of The Goat, which includes fact-filled Reference Sheets and Modelers’ Pages in every issue, along with an annual calendar.


Explore the history of the Great Northern, it’s equipment, people, locations and facilities, through our Conventions, Publications and extensive Archives.



Annual conventions allow members to visit historic GN facilities, meet other members with similar interests, attend presentations on anything GN, and most of all have FUN!!

GNRHS Website and Online Store

The GNRHS website is a great source of information on the GNRHS and Great Northern Railway. Get the latest News and Events, read articles on the GN and access our Archives.

Enjoy a member discount at the online Company Store! Our website is your online resource for books, past reference sheets, apparel, models and more.

Get Involved

If you have stories, artifacts, research skills, or just want to contribute to the GNRHS, contact the Volunteer Coordinator.

The GNRHS membership-year runs from January through December. When joining later in the year you will receive all issues of the Goat for the current year.

Sustaining Membership

Support the Great Northern Railway Historical Society as a Sustaining Member. Your additional gift is fully tax deductable. Please indicate your extra gift on the membership form.

Join the Great Northern Railway Historical Society Today!

Join Online, or complete this form and mail it with your payment to:

GNRHS Membership Services
PO Box 251154
Woodbury, MN 55125


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