Historic Trains from Many Eras


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The Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum is home to the largest collection of historic trains in New York State! Ride our vintage trains during our special events hosted from April through December. Located on Route 251 in the Town of Rush, our volunteers work year round to preserve Rochester’s rich railroading heritage for future generations to enjoy!

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March 30 – Annual Safety Rules Class

March 30 – Annual Safety Rules Class

Our 2019 Annual Rules Class will take place Saturday, March 30, 2019, at the 40&8 Club, located at 933 University Ave., in Rochester, N.Y. The class begins at 8:00 a.m., and if you expect to take all th...
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March 23 – Annual Banquet with John Connelly

March 23 – Annual Banquet with John Connelly

Join us on March 23, 2019, at the River’s Edge Party House for our annual R&GV Museum Banquet featuring John Connelly! Our featured guest speaker is Vice President of Operations at Genesee & Wyoming...
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Mar. 21 – Kodak Park Railroad by Mike Byrne

Mar. 21 – Kodak Park Railroad by Mike Byrne

Join us on March 21 for our monthly meeting at the 40&8 Club, 933 University Ave., Rochester, N.Y. Free parking in Greek Orthodox Church parking lot next door. Doors open at 7:00 p.m., meeting starts at...
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