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Edgerton Model Railroad Room

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Incredibly Cool!

For a model train enthusiast this place is like DisneyWorld on steroids. Even for non train buffs... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Jon S
Rochester, New York
Like trains?

Very nice display of trains running through local scenery in each of the four seasons, with club... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
Donald C
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6 Aug 2018
“Incredibly Cool!”
19 Jan 2017
“Like trains?”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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41 Backus St, Rochester, NY 14608-1001
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

For a model train enthusiast this place is like DisneyWorld on steroids. Even for non train buffs its pretty darn cool. It in in the basement of the Edgerton Community Center, and it has several different dioramas, replete with trains, and miniature buildings, landscapes, stores,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Jon S
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Very nice display of trains running through local scenery in each of the four seasons, with club members there to answer any questions and some very good displays of former train cars that were stationery.

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Donald C
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Located next to the City of Rochester's Jefferson High School the modem train exhibition was around before I attended high school in the 1970's. Excellent family attraction minutes from downtown Rochester. Right next door to ice rink, basketball courts, and soccer and baseball fields. Parking...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Tony C
Reviewed 8 January 2016

It's located in the Edgerton Community Center (lower level). It's open on the last Saturday of every month from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. In December they're open on more days. 2016 marks their 65th Anniversary. The train layouts show all four seasons of Rochester....More

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank D S
Reviewed 30 June 2015

I went to this place on a feild trip with a children's program for which I worked. This layout was fascinating, both for me and for the kids. It is fairly large, and covers 4 different layout tables, one for each season. Some of the...More

Date of experience: July 2014
3  Thank Matt D
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