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You can help us preserve Rochester’s rich railroading heritage!

The Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum has been preserving Rochester’s transportation history since 1937. We main the largest collection of historic trains and the only operating railroad museum in New York State. The museum depends entirely on ticket revenue, grants, and donations from generous visitors like you.


Read more about three very special projects that we are looking to our community to support with their generocity. All donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

Donate: Lehigh Valley Caboose

Lehigh Valley 95100
Restore Lehigh Valley Caboose No. 95100 Built for the Lehigh Valley Railroad in February 1941, No. 95100 was one of 105 "Northeastern" style steel-bodied cabooses built by the railroad between 1937-46. This car is a significant addition to our collection, as the LV served the city of Rochester with a branch line that terminated at Court Street (now home to well-known Dinos...
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General Museum Donation

Your donation will support our volunteers and their many preservation activities at the R&GV Railroad Museum.

Donate By Mail

Make your donation check payable and mail to:

Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum
P.O. Box 23326
Rochester, NY 14692-3326

Thank You!

Donations to the Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum are tax deductible to the extent allowable by law.