The 2020 NRHS National Convention will be held from Monday, June 8th through Saturday, June 13th in southern California.

Come west on Amtrak’s Southwest Chief trains to and from the nearest station at Fullerton. Amtrak’s Sunset Limited and Texas Eagle also serve Los Angeles.

The convention hotel will be the Knott’s Berry Farm hotel, located in Buena Park. The rate will be $119.00 per night, excluding taxes. The correct phone number for our 2020 Convention hotel at Knott’s Berry Farm hotel is 1-866-752-2444 and be sure to mention the code NRHS block to reserve your room.

The link to the hotel’s reservation web page is:


Planned events include visits to the Orange Empire Museum, the Fillmore & Western Railroad, the Rail Giant Museum, the Travel Town Railroad Museum, the Los Angeles Union Station, a night photo session at the Rail Giant Museum, and a tour of the Queen Mary in Long Beach or a tour of Amtrak-California to San Diego and return.

The convention will also have Advisory Council, Board of Directors and Annual Membership meetings on Tuesday, June 9th at the hotel.

Also planned is the annual Banquet at the hotel on Friday evening, June 12th.

Details are still being worked out. Please check back in mid-February for updated information.