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New York Museum of Transportation

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A great way to spend a couple of hours on a Sunday afternoon

The New York Museum of Transportation is a volunteer non-profit organization and is located about... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2015
CaptnGphs
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Fairport, New York
a nice little museum

We decided to stop at this museum having seen it on the I love ny app. It has a small collection... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2015
Sharon Y
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Ransomville
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27 Jul 2016
“do you like trollies?”
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6393 East River Road, Rush, NY
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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Applebees on West Henrietta Rd. We walked in and clearly the hostess was not having a good night. Two people came up to the table apparently one was training. We put in our food order I had chicken and shrimp with broccoli. My food came...More

Thank Moemoe P
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Don't come if you are looking for an extravaganza. This is a labor of love by a handful of passionate people who share an interest with me... the earlier forms of transport that our parents and grandparents depended on. The trollies and interurbans are in...More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 13 December 2015

The New York Museum of Transportation is a volunteer non-profit organization and is located about 20 minutes south of Rochester, NY. NYMT has fourteen full size trolley cars, a caboose, steam locomotive, fire truck, ambulance, horse-drawn vehicles, and 11' x 21' HO-gauge model railroad operates...More

Thank CaptnGphs
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We decided to stop at this museum having seen it on the I love ny app. It has a small collection of vehicles to look at. There is a history to go along with most of them. The vehicles include cars, fire truck, buses, and...More

Thank Sharon Y
Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

A free day out, £9 for parking. I enjoyed seeing all the old steam engines especially the opened engine that allows you to see the internal workings. Some wonderful complex engineering, you can see why diesel electric took over. There are plenty of well made...More

Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 4 September 2014

This is a fun museum to experience old-fashioned train travel and a few other things. It feels less like a formal museum and more like an enthusiast's large collection which is in the early stages of restoration. There are two separate sites to this museum,...More

Thank Christopher F
Reviewed 1 September 2014

We had no plans to go hear until we came across some info in a local parents magazine. When we told a waitress about our plans to go here, she strongly encouraged us and we are glad we went. It is only open on Sundays...More

Thank the_zoozies
Reviewed 15 April 2014

A great family museum. Step back into time and watch model trains, look at old rail cars and discover the life when train and trolley travel was the norm. A restored train engine and car travels on a small section of track and back while...More

Thank Lynda K
Reviewed 26 March 2014

out of the way and less to pay, this is one of the fine, unheralded stopoffs of the Finger Lakes area, with the attractions including a ride of about two miles on an old railroad inspection car... first rate in every way

Thank DOUGANDPOLLY
Reviewed 7 March 2014

I have been to the NY Museum of Transportation several times with my grand kids. We have enjoyed learning about older modes of transportation, the subway cars, the old buses and the trains themselves. A couple times during the warmer weather you can actually ride...More

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