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September 17-18 Kodak/RG&E Weekend

September 17, 2016 - September 18, 2016

Upper Yard

REAL TRAINS, REAL FUN: See how railroads and our local industries were tied together for generations. Both Rochester Gas & Electric and Eastman Kodak depended on the railroad to produce goods and service the community. They also operated their own railroad services, owning a fleet of freight cars and locomotives to perform work at their sprawling facilities. We will showcase our RG&E and Kodak equipment during this special weekend event!

Eventbrite - Sep. 17-18 Kodak/RG&E Train Rides

Rochester Gas & Electric no. 1941

Your fun and exciting train ride experience starts just 20 minutes south of Rochester! Enter our historic Industry depot and purchase your ticket from the friendly agent inside. Tour our displays while you wait to board your train. You will be welcomed aboard by friendly volunteers as you enjoy your ride aboard restored freight train cabooses. Disembark at our Restoration Shop to tour our collection of historic railroad equipment. Peek behind the scenes to see how we preserve Rochester’s rich railroading history for future generations to enjoy. Your return trip arrives at Industry depot, where you will have time to enjoy our displays and museum grounds.

Tickets available first come, first served.

Adults $10.00, Youth/Seniors $8.00.
Age 4 and Under Ride Free!

Eventbrite - Sep. 17-18 Kodak/RG&E Train Rides

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Start:
September 17, 2016
End:
September 18, 2016
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Venue

R&GV Industry Depot
282 Rush-Scottsville Road
Rush, NY 14543 United States
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Website:
http://www.RochesterTrainRides.com
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Find Us

Industry Depot is located at 282 Rush Scottsville Road, Rush NY, 14543. We are easy to find from Exit 11 on I-390, and just 20 minutes from downtown Rochester on Route 251 West!

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Admission

Your ticket includes a train ride and admission to our museum grounds and exhibits. Ages 4 and under ride free, no ticket required.

Special Event ticket pricing may apply on certain days. See web site for details.
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The Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum can trace its roots back to 1937 as the Rochester Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society. Since our museum was established in 1971, we have preserved more than 40 pieces of historic railroad equipment along with our 1909 Erie Railroad passenger station to bring Rochester's rich railroading heritage to life.