The Rockome Gardens Model Railroad Club is working to restore and renovate the garden railroad located at Rockome Gardens near Arcola and Arthur, Illinois. Reconstruction of the railroad is scheduled to begin in mid March 2013 and once completed monthly operating sessions will occur with a live steam event planned in September of 2013.
An organizational meeting is planned for February 16, 2013 at Rockome Gardens at 10:00 a.m.
Rockome Gardens can be reached from Springfield and Decatur, IL by driving east on US 36 from Decatur, turning right on Douglas County Highway 10 to Arthur, proceeding through Arthur and making a right on State Route 133. Go approximately 5 miles and make a right at the sign for Rockome Gardens. F