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Santa Train Rides to the North Pole!

Santa Train Rides to the North Pole!

All aboard the only real Santa Train Ride in Rochester! All trains depart from our restored 1909 train station at Industry. Enjoy the festive atmosphere and complimentary hot chocolate while you wait for th...
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Dec. 8 – Holiday Open House at Industry Depot

Dec. 8 – Holiday Open House at Industry Depot

Get into the holiday spirit! Enjoy the warm festive holiday atmosphere at our restored 1909 Erie Railroad train station. Enjoy snacks and beverages while the depot stove keeps us warm and toasty. Please conta...
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Nov. 16 Museum Meeting – Coast to Coast with Devan Lawton

Nov. 16 Museum Meeting – Coast to Coast with Devan Lawton

The program for our November meeting will be presented by Devan Lawton. Since 1971, when Devan purchased his first 35mm SLR Nikon camera, he has been covering the railroad scene in North America and Europe....
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