CENTRAL ELECTRIC RAILFANS' ASSOCIATION

A not-for-profit technical & educational society, established in 1938

Welcome!

PLEASE NOTE: CERA'S LIVE, IN-PERSON PROGRAMS HAVE BEEN CANCELLED. WE MISS YOU, AND WE ARE WORKING ON ALTERNATE WAYS OF KEEPING IN TOUCH.

STAY TUNED HERE FOR NEWS OF UPCOMING PROGRAMS.

STAY WELL!

Central Electric Railfans' Association is one of the nation's premier railfan organizations, hosting regular programs and events about electric railroading (both past and present).

Hop on board the F-Line!

CERA’s latest publication, San Francisco's F-Line by Peter Ehrlich (Bulletin 150) is hot off the presses and orders are being accepted. Please visit the Buy a Book section for ordering information (individual and commercial orders). CERA welcomes dealer inquiries.

CERA publishes books like none other. Learn the history and operations of our great rail history. Help support CERA by becoming a member today! We publishe "bulletins" —typically a hardcover book, annually— active members are entitled to at least one bulletin per membership year. Please note CERA bulletins 140, Pig & Whistle, 147, Riding the Bell, 148, The Streets of Grand Rapids, 149, The Fort Dodge Line are sold out. Thank you for making them such an outstanding success!

Upcoming Programs

  • LIVE PROGRAMS CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 MANDATES

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Central Electric Railfans' Association is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.  P.O. Box 503, Chicago, IL  60690

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