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Arcade and Attica Railroad

278 Main St, Arcade, NY 14009-1211
+1 585-492-3100
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Great experience for famiy

Everyone who is close enough should go on this old-fashioned train. Experience the past. Arcade... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rhoda S
Leisurely Train Ride

This is a popular past time year round activity as it draws over 32,000 people yearly. However half... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
b0b55russell
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Oakville, Canada
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278 Main St, Arcade, NY 14009-1211
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone who is close enough should go on this old-fashioned train. Experience the past. Arcade accomodates visitors, some cute little shopping near train.

Thank Rhoda S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a popular past time year round activity as it draws over 32,000 people yearly. However half of their ridership happens to see the change of the fall colours and Christmas time rides for younger children. One can book your tickets on line from...More

Thank b0b55russell
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second trip on the Arcade and Attica Railroad. The entire staff was so friendly and happy to answer any and all of our kids (and the adults) one million questions about the trains. We really liked the new ticket selection process. Last...More

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Reviewed November 29, 2017

My extended family took the Polar Express over Thanksgiving weekend. Across the board, we were extremely pleased- it is a really wonderful holiday activity to do with children. Our children (2.5 4 and 6) loved the experience, especially meeting Santa, the presents, arts and crafts,...More

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Reviewed October 17, 2017

The whole trip was fantastic. The conductor and crew are friendly and informative. They allow the crowd to examine the engine and cab up close and willingly answer even the most mundane questions politely and with interest. The train is well maintained and fun to...More

Thank Joe E
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Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for something different to do -this I it! We had a great time! The play -Aces Last Scam was Great, although they could have asked us, if we figured out who did before telling us! Ha Ha! I won't give it...More

Thank Deb D
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Reviewed August 10, 2017

Spring, Summer or Fall, the Arcade and Attica Railroad will take you on a relaxing journey through the countryside. Starting at the orange station in Arcade, youmay choose to ride in the passenger cars, or an open car at the back. The steam engine is...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2017

We went on the triple diesel day and they also had WWII re-enactments going on that day! We had young children with us who absolutely loved everything about the train ride and experiencing history. Train trip and museum take approximately 2 to 2 1/2 hours....More

Thank DuchessofRush
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

Something you should do at least once with your family. Kids will enjoy the old steam engine and the train ride itself, while adults will like the relaxing ride. There's a bit of history at both ends of the trip and those running the attraction...More

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Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

This was a fantastic first visit. It was chilly but the open air car was still alot of fun for the curious. They let you get up close with everything and they'll answer any questions you may have. Very educational and fun at the same...More

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mdistef608
February 9, 2018|
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Response from Joe E | Reviewed this property |
No, but there are restrooms at the halfway point, about a half hour ride, where the train stops for about 30 minutes before returning to the station.
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Rose D
August 3, 2017|
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Response from garyqb17 | Reviewed this property |
From what I heard on our trip they accommodate all types of things from weddings to mystery dinner rides,etc....so I think if you call them they would make every effort to accommodate you
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