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Arcade and Attica Railroad

278 Main Street, Arcade, NY 14009
(585) 492-3100
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Ranked #1 of 1 Attractions in Arcade
Type: Scenic Railroads, Landmarks
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Amherst, New York
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45 reviews 45 reviews
14 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The day we visited was the Civil War re-enactment weekend. Very interesting. Enjoyed their camps and their simulation battle. Enjoyed talking with the "actors". Learned a few things about the people and the times. Used a Groupon and it was a good deal.

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Hamburg, New York, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

I love the history and experience of the old train. Very reasonable priced and a great way to spend the day. The town is locally based right at the station.

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East Aurora, New York
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I purchased 2 groupons on 8/21/14 for 4 people to take a train ride before Nov 2014 of this year. I called the company after purchase to choose a date for our train ride. I was informed at the time of the call the only available date left for the season was Sept 20th at noon. (Why did they have... More

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Amherst, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

We had been wanting to do this for years, and finally did to celebrate our youngest's 3rd birthday. Went with 4 adults and 3 children, arrived 45 minutes early as recommended-definitely do this. It takes a bit of time to park, go to the bathroom (there aren't any on board), buy your tickets, look around, and board. There were WAY... More

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North Carolina Coast, North Carolina
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
5 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

It the best steam train in New York State hands down. Great family fun for everyone. The open air car is a blast. Two hour ride is outstanding great scenery in western New York. Good value for your buck.

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London, ON
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100 reviews 100 reviews
37 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I picked up a Groupon after doing some research and wanting to give this a try. Even without the coupon we still would have done this but it made it that much better. The train-station is right on the outskirts of their downtown, and it looks really cool. The cars on the train and the engine are cool with the... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This is a relaxing joy ride in the antique passenger coaches behind a chugging steam engine. The train runs through beautiful farm land country. There is an open coach if you want to enjoy more of an open view but all coaches have windows that open. The train stops at a half way point. There is hot dogs and ice... More

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Batavia, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Were fortunate to get a Groupon so tickets ended up being $7.50 each. It was an enjoyable trip and because the entertainment added to the ambiance I didn't mind tipping them. I do agree with a previous post that it took too long to get ice cream at the halfway stop - this is due to their offering MANY different... More

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Buffalo, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Took my niece here today. Great ride, 21/2 hrs total. Train goes slow and nice country view. We opted for the outside car which is the caboose going. what you arent told is its the front going back. The whistle is loud so be prepared. We counted 7 small (3&under) children horrified by the loudness and crying. Parents be smart... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

Went on the kids fun ride you paid $16.00 even for little kids. Was to leave at noon (signs say no waiting) we waited for two buses for fifteen minutes. The entertainment all requested tips the the couple playing music passed the hat and down right asked people. On the turn around you could get a hot dog and drink... More

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