We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum - CLOSED

Review Highlights
I own the oldest operating yacht on the world

Built with the robber Barron's of California 's money ..crooks! Including Leland Stanford... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2015
mrchristian l
via mobile
is the name the same?

it's hard to tell where this leaves off and the new York state transportation museum begins, and we... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2014
Read all 4 reviews
All photos (9)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good50%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
20 May 2015
“Nice Tour and Ride”
26 Apr 2015
“I own the oldest operating yacht on the world”
The only operating railroad museum in New York State, and home to the largest collection of historic trains in the region. Tour our restored 1909 Erie Railroad train station, ride our restored trains, and visit our restoration shop. Many exhibits to...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
6393 E River Rd, West Henrietta, NY 14586-9575
+1 585-533-1431
Improve This Listing
Reviews (4)
Filter reviews
4 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Otto gave me a very nice tour of the museum. It's a bit small but it's maintained as it was in the early days. I also got about a 20 minute ride on a caboose train. Close to the interstate and worth a stop if...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank BusdriverPhil
Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

Built with the robber Barron's of California 's money ..crooks! Including Leland Stanford, Huntington , Hopkins and onebof the bigist Crooks. .Crocker (Wells Fargo now!) All greedy historic thieves! Umion Pacific Railroad.

Thank mrchristian l
Reviewed 5 October 2014

We took the "fall foliage tour" with a 2 and 4 year old (boys) and they LOVED it. So did the adults, and I'd recommend it for anyone interested in transportation and the history of NYS from the 1850's to now. The tour guides are...More

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank liz12kap
Reviewed 26 March 2014

it's hard to tell where this leaves off and the new York state transportation museum begins, and we sort of think they're the same, but this is a fine exhibition of an era when getting from one place to the other involved adventure and craftsmanship......More

Date of experience: August 2013
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
RIT Inn & Conference Center
184 reviews
3.43 miles away
Days Inn by Wyndham Henrietta/Rochester Area
742 reviews
3.83 miles away
Red Roof Inn Rochester Henrietta
351 reviews
4.07 miles away
Fairfield Inn Rochester South
146 reviews
4.16 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 9 nearby restaurants
Scottsville Diner
25 reviews
2.09 miles away
Colby's Ice Cream and Bake Shop
26 reviews
2.44 miles away
Scottsville Travel Plaza
13 reviews
1.72 miles away
Artisan Coffeehouse
14 reviews
1.99 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all nearby attractions
New York Museum of Transportation
15 reviews
.00 miles away
Stokoe Farms
27 reviews
3.66 miles away
Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum
6 reviews
1.06 miles away
Ontario Play & Cafe
13 reviews
4.70 miles away