Join The 611 Society

VMT-611 Society Magazine-coverHelp us protect, preserve and sustain the Norfolk & Western Class J 611™ for future generations

The 611 Society is an annual membership program designed for fans of the Norfolk & Western Class J 611 Steam Passenger Locomotive.

As a member, you help the Virginia Museum of Transportation keep the Class J 611 in top condition so that future generations can experience the beauty and power of the last Class J locomotive in the world.

 

 

 

Society Levels and Benefits: 

Protectors: $50

  • 24 hour advanced purchase opportunity for 611 excursions and special events.

  • Advanced notice of 611 excursions and events.

  • Yearly subscription to the 611 Magazine, a celebration of the history, design, power and beauty of the Class J 611 Steam Passenger Locomotive. The 611 Magazine is published four times per year.

  • Every issue blends rich articles and amazing photography with the expertise of the historians of the Virginia Museum of Transportation, the Norfolk & Western Historical Society and the National Railway Historical Society.

  • Access to previous copies of 611 Magazine through the membership portal in a digital format, see all past issues and steep through history in the making.

     

Preservers: $100

  • 10 percent discount in the VMT Museum and Online Store.

  • 48 hour advanced purchase opportunity for 611 excursions and special events.

  • All the benefits of the Protector membership.

Sustainers: $611

  • 72 hour advanced purchase opportunity for 611 excursions and special events.

  • Access to Future invitation only events and private railcar trips. 

  • All the benefits of the Preserver membership.

The Virginia Museum of Transportation is an independent non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Memberships and donations are tax deductible to the full extent as allowable by law.