Preserving Rochester's rich railroading heritage since 1937!

New Location

All train rides depart from Industry Depot, located at 282 Rush Scottsville Road, Rush NY 14543. We are easy to find on Route 251 from Exit 11 off I-390, just 20 minutes from downtown Rochester. Visit for directions, schedules, and fares. ALL ABOARD!


NEW LOCATION: May Museum Meeting

Our May meeting has moved to Industry Depot at the Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum, 282 Rush Scottsville Road, Rush, NY. The meeting begins at 7:00pm. Following the meeting we will enjoy train rides on our museum railroad. This event is FREE and open to the public.

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2016 Train Ride Schedule

Visit the largest collection of historic trains and ride the only operating railroad museum in New York State! Enjoy a mile-and-a-half round trip train ride through our museum grounds. Tour our exhibits and displays, including our restored 1909 Erie Railroad depot. Ticket price includes museum admission. All trains depart from Industry Depot on Route 251 in Rush. Visit for full details.

Opening Weekend Train Rides
June 18-19
Celebrate the start of our 2016 season with fun train rides, and help us mark the 100th birthday of our Rochester Subway Car 60! 

Caboose Train Rides
July 16-17
Tour and ride aboard authentically restored freight train cabooses. See where the train crew once worked and lived on long cross-country journeys.

Diesel Days Train Ride Weekend
August 20-21
See, hear, and ride behind a variety of vintage diesel locomotives spanning 75 years of technology. Up to three different trains will be running!

RG&E/Kodak Train Weekend
September 17-18
Learn how railroads connected our local industries. Tour our collection of historic trains that served Kodak and RG&E faithfully for generations.

Pumpkin Patch Train Rides
October 1-2, 15-16, 29-30
Ride our train to the Pumpkin Patch where every child takes home a free baby pumpkin. Enjoy hot spiced cider, and visit the friendly animals in our petting zoo! Tickets available by pre-sale only.

SPECIAL EVENT: 2016 Fall Foliage Express
October 8
Enjoy beautiful fall colors while you ride in vintage streamlined coaches from Lakeville to Industry and return. Tickets available by pre-sale only.

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Event Schedule

Rochester Train Rides

Visit Rochester Train Rides for our complete event listing and train ride schedule!

Volunteers Hands-on Training

Saturday, June 4th, 2016

June Meeting

Thursday, June 16th, 2016

July Meeting

Thursday, July 21st, 2016

August Meeting

Thursday, August 18th, 2016

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