Photo provided by Andrew Martin -- ALL ABOARD! A young rail fan admires a Union Pacific train in the outdoor gardens at the Greater Baton Rouge Model Railroaders in Jackson. An open house and live steam up of trains in all sizes will be running Oct. 18.

The Greater Baton Rouge Model Railroaders invites train lovers to its annual October Trainfest open house from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Republic of West Florida Museum, 3406 College St., Jackson. Model steam locomotives will be demonstrated and both indoor and outdoor electric trains in all scales will be on display.

The club operates one of only two publicly accessible outdoor garden railroads in Louisiana on the grounds of the museum. Visitors also will be able to visit the museum’s displays.

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