Historic Trains from Many Eras


Our collection includes, steam, diesel, freight and passenger trains Our Collection


We need your help!


The museum and railroad is operated solely by volunteers of all ages. Become a Volunteer


The only real train rides in Rochester!


Ride a vintage diesel train, just 20 minutes south of Rochester! Plan your ride


About Us

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!

LEARN MORE


Museum Blog

December Meeting – Photography of Jackson Glozer and John Kucko Signing

December Meeting – Photography of Jackson Glozer and John Kucko Signing

Join us on December 19 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. Brief business ...
Read More
November Meeting – Annual Elections and Slide Show Night

November Meeting – Annual Elections and Slide Show Night

Join us on November 21 for our monthly meeting and Election Night 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...
Read More
Santa Train Rides – SOLD OUT

Santa Train Rides – SOLD OUT

ALL TRAINS HAVE SOLD OUT! THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT! All aboard the only real Santa Train Ride in Rochester, so close to home! All trains depart from our restored 1909 train station at Industry, just 20 mi...
Read More
view all