Who can join ATRRM?
Any organization (whether for profit or not-for-profit) which is engaged in the business of operating a tourist railway or railway/trolley oriented museum, and which displays or operates rail equipment, artifacts or structures for the educational or recreational benefit of the public is eligible for full membership.
Any entity which is engaged in the business of providing goods or services to organizations eligible for full membership is eligible for commercial membership.
Both classifications of membership are voting members.
Is ATRRM membership just for North American tourist railroads and museums?
No. Any organization that qualifies as a full member or commercial member is welcome to join ATRRM.
How can an organization join ATRRM?
Join online by clicking on the Join button on the home page of this web site. Dues may be paid with a credit card.
Join by mail with dues paid by check by downloading a membership application here:
If you are interested in a Premium Membership, which includes advertising and conference exhibitor benefits, please contact Lynette Rickman, Executive Director: firstname.lastname@example.org.
After our organization joins ATRRM, when will we be required to renew our membership?
Memberships are valid for one full year from the join date. You will be sent a renewal notice one month before your membership expiration date.
Can an individual join ATRRM?
Only organizations can join ATRRM, but individuals are welcome to attend our Spring and Fall conferences.
How can a Commercial member get greater exposure on the ATRRM web site?
Commercial members are invited to participate in our Premium Membership program, which offers three levels of sponsorship bundles that include membership, sponsorship, advertising and conference registration benefits, as well as the standard benefits offered to our full time members including access to the members-only section of our website. To learn more about this year's packages, click here: Premium Memberships.
Can members attend ATRRM Board of Directors meetings? When are they held?
Yes! All members are invited to attend Board meetings. They are held twice a year during or just preceding the association conferences. A notice of the meeting will be posted on the web site.