Have you ever wondered when O Scale model railroads were first introduced to the public?  Or who the first manufacturer of O Scale model trains actually was?  Well, here’s your answer:  The German toy manufacturing company Marklin introduced the first O Scale model railroad around 1900.  Within 30 years, O Scale model railroads had become the most popular model railroading scale in the United States.

One Response to “O Scale Model Railroad History”

  1. Jessica Deal says:

    I love old model railroads. There is so much history behind them. Thanks for this bit of trivia for a model railroad enthusiast.

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