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Empire State Railway Museum

Closed Now: 11:00 - 16:00
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very sad that this is not open still and its closed. what a great stop to the Catskills Phoenicia... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Ewa K
Fun for kids

Fun place for kids who are into railroads. Spend an hour here if you're looking for something to do... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
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4 Sep 2018
“Sad”
22 Aug 2018
“Fun for kids”
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Phoenicia, NY 12464-0455
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

very sad that this is not open still and its closed. what a great stop to the Catskills Phoenicia NY. great area to explore and give others easy way to travel hope they will reconsider re opening it again in the near future and give...More

Thank Ewa K
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Fun place for kids who are into railroads. Spend an hour here if you're looking for something to do with kids.

Thank spartanfanChicago
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

This is a rare chance to experience an authentic 1900 train station. The docent was very knowledgeable about railroad history. It’s a short stop, and we dropped in after completing the Rail Explorers tour.

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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Yes we was driving down route 28 we. Saw a sign empire state railway museum we stopped and went to see it I loved it because. It have real old thing and kids loved it too

Thank marty344
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Great local train ride. Enjoyable by everyone.You can feel the kids excitement as the train ride begins,and it ends.people tend to exchange stories about there last rides

Thank Yardbunny
Reviewed 14 June 2016

This was a great rainy day activity for us when we were in the area for a wedding. It was small, but it had just enough to keep my kids interested for the right amount of time. There was a small gift shop as well....More

Thank ashleyepstein
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Just a quickie site to see while checking out Phoenicia. Stopped by so our 3 year old could check out a real train. He took a ride on the kiddie train, but unfortunately they've lost their lease or rights to the track for rides and...More

Thank Deena M
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

Support the people who really did great to preserved history so that kids and future generations will appreciate and have the chance to see this place. Kudos to those men and women who preserve this railroad stations.

Thank Jun J
Reviewed 7 September 2015

We stopped in here during our train ride, check it out and support the railroad and museum. Great family outing!

Thank mimijohn
Reviewed 16 August 2015

The hours of this museum are pretty unpredictable, but it is located just off the main highway and is very interesting even if you can't get inside. Looking through the windows is almost as good as being inside. Lots of interesting old railroad equipment --...More

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