Established in 1963 as part of the Northeastern Region in the National Model Railroad Association, the Garden State Division (GSD) is comprised of Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Morris, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex, Union, and Warren counties of New Jersey and Richmond county of New York.
The purpose of the Garden State Division is to educate, stimulate, encourage, and foster the study, art, and craft of railroads and model railroading and to promote and support the programs and activities of the Northeastern Region and the National Model Railroad Association. The Garden State Division is organized as a 501(c)(3) for educational purposes.
We invite you to see what we are all about. Read our newsletters, come to our events, look over our photo gallery of past events, investigate the Achievement Program, and become an NMRA member.