Key Lock & Lantern is a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of railroad history & memorabilia. Members receive a quarterly printed magazine, a bi-monthly e-mail newsletter, and an invitation to participate in our annual convention in Albany, NY.

The 2014 Key, Lock & Lantern Convention will take place over the weekend of June 6-8th at a new location this year! Convention headquarters will be the Hotel Utica, in downtown Utica, NY. A Friday night excursion on the Adirondack Scenic Railroad is also planned, in addition to our usual activities. Visit our Convention Page for registration information. For photos of past conventions, visit the Key Lock & Lantern Flickr Photo Page, the Key Lock & Lantern Facebook page, or the KL&L YouTube Channel.

The Mar/Apr 2014 edition of the digital KL&L News has been published, with news & articles about teh upcoming KL&L Convention, Buffalo's Heritage DiscoveRy Center, National Train Day events, the Amtrak Exhibit Train schedule, News about the NS Steam Excursions, Utica Union Station celebration, New York Central Chenango Branch bus tour, and the N&W 611, railroadiana auction & show listings, and want ads. Visit our Publications Page to view and download the current edition of the digital KL&L News (and past editions). The free Adobe Acrobat reader is required for viewing.

The Key, Lock & Lantern Advertising Guide has been updated for the 2013 membership year. Our rates have remained the same, but we have introduced a new discount program, with savings of up to 20% for repeat advertisers. Also new this year is KL&L web site advertising, beginning in August, 2013. Now, KL&L offers a wide variety of ways to expand your reach to a broad audience of railroad history buffs and collectors!

The Key, Lock & Lantern Web Site has been updated in order to make room for the addition of new material in the future. The KL&L Lantern Surveys & Back Issue Prices are now found on the KL&L Publications page, and Photos from Members collections are now found on the About Railroadiana page. Also, be sure to check out the updated Event Calendar!

The Key, Lock & Lantern Brochure & Membership Form was revised in 2013, to reflect our current dues rate and the addition of online services. Members can download and print the brochure for copying and distribution at train shows and other events. Click Here to view the current KL&L brochure (or right-click to download). The free Adobe Acrobat reader is required for viewing.

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