Welcome to the Rail Tales Hobby Shop Website!

We Sell and Support:

  • Model Railroading in G (new for 2019), O, HO, HO Marklin, HOn3, N, and Z (new for 2021) scales
  • Plastic Model Building for all ability levels and in all major genres and scales
  • Magic the Gathering Collectable Card Game
  • Model Rockets, Motors, and Accessories (new for March 2017)

Covid News:

As of July 1st, 2021, the State of Emergency in Virginia has been allowed to lapse. Rail Tales has resumed normal operations with the following exception:

Vaccine or Mask is still in effect at Rail Tales.

All Rail Tales visitors will either have to present a completed vaccine card or a picture or copy of one or they will have to wear a mask.

In other words: Get your shot(s) or bring a mask please!

Thank you for your support.



Store Information

Choose your interest:

Model Railroading Retail

Plastic Model Building


Layout Construction

Train Repair and Maintenance

Upgrading My Train

Going Digital

Custom Paint and Model Work

Classes and Demonstrations

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