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R&GV Railroad Museum Your visit begins at Industry Depot off Route 251 (Rush Scottsville Road) in Rush.

R&GV Railroad Museum
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R&GV Railroad Museum
We are the only operating railroad museum in New York State! Take a ride on our trains!

How To Visit

We are open to the public every third weekend of the month from June through December. Unless otherwise directed, board all trains at Industry Depot, 282 Rush Scottsville Road, Rush, N.Y. Purchase your tickets upon arrival at our restored country depot, enjoy a self-guided tour of our museum grounds while you wait to board our train.

Our Exhibits

Enjoy our display of historic railroad antiques and artifacts housed inside a retired baggage car. Enjoy our exhibit dedicated to the history of Despatch Shops housed inside an old ice-cooled refrigerator car. Outdoor displays include various railroad signs and markers on display, as well as a lawn and picnic tables where you can enjoy any refreshments you have packed.

R&GV Train Ride

The Train Ride

Board our restored vintage freight train cabooses for a ride on our museum railroad! The train will take you on a short ride up to our restoration shop where you can view more of our historic collection of vintage railroad equipment. Many of the pieces on display belonged to railroads that operated in Rochester. Friendly volunteers will be available to help answer your questions. Board the train for the return trip to Industry Depot.

Special Events Only

We are open to the public every third weekend of the month. Our calendar of Special Events runs from June through December.

Private Tours and School Groups

We welcome private tours, Scout troops, seniors groups, school field trips, and more. Please contact us for pricing and availability.


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The R&GV Railroad Museum is just 20 minutes from downtown Rochester, located off Route 251.


282 Rush Scottsville Road
Rush, N.Y. 14543


For the 2015 season, R&GV will be open the following weekends:

  • June 20-21

  • July 18-19

  • August 15-16

  • September 19-20

  • October 3-4

  • October 17-18

  • December TBA

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Special Event Weekends Only


$10.00 Adults
$8.00 Seniors (65 and over)
$8.00 Children (3 to 17)

Children 2 and under occupying a lap are free.