San Diego Model Railroad Museum

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Permanent Collection

At this time we are not accepting donations of model trains and railroadiana at the museum, we apologize for the inconvenience. Please see a list of additional resources and locations for donations here.



The museum does not accept donations without an appointment. Drop off's will not be accepted. Appointments can be made Monday - Friday by calling the Curator of Collections at the number provided below. The museum may not accept all donated objects.


Please read over our organization's Donation Policy and Procedures carefully to help answer any questions regarding acquisitions. If you have any questions,  please contact the museum's Curator of Collections, Alex Kron at or 619-696-0199 x1612.