RUSH — Model train enthusiasts have a wonderful opportunity to improve their skills and get a close look at the the set at the Transportation Museum in Rush.
According to a press release the museum will provide a video presentation that reveals the spectacular layout created and operated by members of the Rochester Model Railroad Club. Four “clinics” are included providing the “how to” training for modelers starting out in this fascinating hobby. Visitors will also be able to tour the transportation museum’s large model railroad. The video presentation is at 1:00 p.m, Sunday, March 1, 2015 and is free with admission of $5 adults and $4 under age 12.
Open Sundays only (winter hours 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.), the New York Museum of Transportation features an array of full-size trolley cars, a steam locomotive, antique highway and horse-drawn vehicles, smaller artifacts and a large model railroad. The museum is located at 6393 East River Road, W. Henrietta, NY, just 20 minutes from downtown Rochester and easily reached from Exit 11 off I-390. In the summer season, the museum joins with the Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum to provide a unique visitor experience of two museums connected by trolley and train rides. (585) 533-1113; firstname.lastname@example.org
For a complete listing of the museum’s winter event line-up, visit www.RochesterTrainRides.com .