Arcade and Attica Railroad

Arcade and Attica Railroad

Arcade and Attica Railroad offers a 2-1/2 hour train experience, including a 30-minute layover at Curriers Station where you can explore the train yard and grab a bite to eat. Train rides are offered on weekends, with Wednesday and Friday options in July and August.

Arcade and Attica Railroad

Arcade and Attica Railroad Depot

Purchase a ticket and begin your excursion at the Arcade & Attica Depot. Explore the museum before you depart or after you return. Parking is available in the municipal lot across the street behind the Main Street businesses.

Arcade and Attica Depot

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All aboard! the Arcade and Attica Railroad

When you buy a ticket to ride the train, you are assigned a specific seat in a specific car. The seat-backs easily push to the other side so you don’t need to ride backwards, and you can sit with your party facing each other. You can also move to the open-air car for a different experience if there is room. We chose to ride to Curriers Depot in our assigned seats, and moved to the open car before returning to Arcade Depot.

Arcade and Attica Railroad

Arcade and Attica Railroad

Arcade and Attica Railroad

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A 90-minute ride through the countryside

Can you imagine how beautiful this is in Autumn? You’ll enjoy roughly 45-minutes of bucolic scenery on the way to Curriers, and the same scenery on the way back. You’ll travel through farmland, wetland, and woodland ecological communities. The timing for our trip was perfect for seeing Monarch butterflies playing among the miles of Joe Pye weed and Queen Anne’s Lace.

Arcade and Attica Railroad

Arcade and Attica Railroad

Arcade and Attica Railroad

Arcade and Attica Railroad

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Curriers Station

Curriers is the turn-around point for the Arcade and Attica Railroad. Passengers can disembark for a 30-minute layover while the engine changes position to pull the train back to Arcade. Check out all of the train equipment in the yard, enjoy lunch, and the museum.

Arcade and Attica Curriers Station

Arcade and Attica Railroad

Arcade and Attica Railroad engine

Arcade and Attica Railroad

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Events on the Arcade and Attica Railroad

There are themed events June through December including Murder Mystery, Great Train Robbery, Father’s Day, Super Hero, Halloween Express, and Polar Express. We happened to be there during Civil War Days.

Arcade and Attica Railroad

Arcade and Attica Railroad

Arcade and Attica Railroad

Arcade and Attica Railroad

Arcade and Attica Railroad

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Debi Bower

Born, raised and living life as a digital designer in Rochester, NY! I am also a day-tripper, writer & photographer, exploring the nooks and crannies that make our part of New York State so special.

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