Museum

The New York Museum of Transportation

The New York Museum of Transportation | Train Rides Rochester

New York Museum
of Transportation




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.




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cable car heritage
From the first run in 1873 to the present. Learn about
the inventor, technologies, builders, rapid expansion,
near loss and the ongoing efforts to save and rebuild
the cable cars of San Francisco.
cable car museum
Houses a collection of historic cable cars, photographs,
mechanical displays and gift shop run by the Friends
of the Cable Car Museum – a nonprofit organization
dedicated to the preservation of cable car history.
museum info
Located in the Washington-Mason powerhouse and carbarn
on Nob Hill. Hours of operation, contact info, travel
info, cable car guide, public transportation options
and schedules.


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