New York Museum
of Transportation


Due to a recent windstorm, trolley rides will not be available until further notice. Our indoor trolleys, steam locomotive, fire truck and other exhibits are ready for your visit. Reduced admission prices are in effect. Come see us, Sundays, starting May 20!

Our Next Event

May 20 "The Rochester Subway"
Showings at 12:30 and 2:00
An all new presentation of images
about this local transit line.

May 27 "Films from the Archive"
Showings at 12:30 and 2:00
Railroad action from the 1940s in
16mm color.

June 3 "Book Sale"
Railroad and transportation books
for enthusiasts of all ages.

(Future events)

HEADEND, January/Febuary 2018

"You Tube" videos of our trolley rides:

Ride from Midway to NYMT NYMT Trolley Operation June 2008

The New York Museum of Transportation is a unique resource providing a wealth of historical information for students and hours of delight and education for visitors of all ages. Through our historic vehicles and photographs, trolley rides and track car rides and model railroad displays, research library and gift shop, the museum's dedicated volunteers honor our area's transportation history, bringing it to life for today's visitors and preserving it for the future.

The Museum is located at 6393 East River Road, in the Rochester suburb of Rush, it is open, on Sundays only, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (visit us throughout the year)

During the ride season, enjoy a scenic 2-mile round trip on an interurban trolley car and enjoy the only trolley ride in New York State! Mid-May through October, trolley rides operate every half-hour from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Plan to arrive by 3:00 to have time to see and do everything. No reservations are needed.

Group visits can be arranged on other days.

NYMT supports

We are a member of

Heritagerail Alliance

Click here for directions to NYMT (map)

Contact Us.

The New York Museum of Transportation is chartered by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York as a non-profit, 501(c)(3) institution.

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