New York Society of Model Engineers

The New York Society of Model Engineers hosts two exhibitions of the layouts a year. One exhibition is held in the early spring time and runs for three weekends. The second begins before Thanksgiving weekend and also runs for three weekends with an additional weekend just after the New Year.

Exhibitions

2017 WINTER EXHIBITION

November 18 & 19 ( Saturday and Sunday)

November 24, 25, 26 ( Friday, Saturday and Sunday)

December 2 & 3 ( Saturday & Sunday)

2018 SPRING EXHIBITION

March 10 & 11 ( Saturday & Sunday)

March 17 & 18 ( Saturday & Sunday)

March 24 & 25 (Saturday & Sunday)

Exhibition Hours

Saturday Afternoon – 1 pm to 6 pm
Sunday Afternoon – 1 pm to 6 pm

Recommended donation for entry

Adults – $7.00
Children – $1.00 (ages 5-11)
Children age four and under – FREE

Parking

Free additional parking is available one block west of our location at St. Joseph’s
Church, 120 Hoboken Road with the entrance on Vreeland Avenue.

Directions

From the North
Rt. 17 South to Hoboken Road Exit (at Meadowlands Diner)
NYSME 3 Blocks on the right

From the George Washington Bridge
I-80 (Local Lanes) West to Rt. 17 South to Hoboken Road Exit
(at Meadowlands Diner) NYSME 3 Blocks on the right

From the East or Lincoln Tunnel
Rt. 3 East to Rt. 17 North 1 mile to Paterson Plank Road/Rt. 120 Exit
Make left at top of the ramp
Go two blocks, and make a right on Jane St.
NYSME is located on the corner of Hoboken Rdand Jane St.

From the South
Parkway: North to exit 153A
Rt. 3 East to Rt. 17 North
1 mile to Paterson Plank Road/Rt. 120 Exit. Make left at top of the ramp.
Go two blocks, and make a right on Jane St.
NYSME is located on the corner of Hoboken Rd.
Turnpike: North to Exit 16W To Rt. 3 West to Rt. 17 North, then follow above directions.

From the West
Rt. 46 East, to Rt. 3 East To Rt. 17 North for 1 mile to Paterson Plank Road/Rt. 120 Exit
Make left at top of the ramp. Follow signs to the Society

Public Transportation Options
From Port Authority Bus Terminal – NJ Transit operates coach bus services via 163/164 line. 163/164 passes one block from NYSME on Paterson Ave in East Rutherford. Exit bus at the Jane St stop after crossing Rt. 17, walk one block north along Jane St. to Hoboken Road.  NYSME is on the opposite corner of Jane St and Hoboken Road.

NJ Transit RailClick for Link to NJT Rail Page
– The Bergen County Line offers regular service to the Rutherford Station, less then a mile from NYSME. The station is located on Park Ave. After Exiting train turn right and walk north along Park Ave to Paterson Ave. Turn right and walk east to Jane St. Turn left on Jane St walk one block, NYSME on corner of Jane and Hoboken. (See map above, station located at blue “M” on map.

– The Pascack Valley Line also offers service via its Wood-Ridge Stop. Exit train walk up stairs and turn left on Moonachie Ave. Turn left on Jefferson Ave, walk less than one mile, NYSME is located on Hoboken Rd. and 8th St (Jefferson turns into 8th).