New York State

History and Social Studies

Historical Railroad Excursions

Arcade and Attica Railroad

278 Main St., Arcade, NY 14009. 585-492-3100. Students can visit the station and view exhibits, including antique railroad lanterns, switch locks, an old switch stand and 19th century photographs, then board a train for a ride through countryside and farmland virtually unchanged since the 1880s. Fee.

Cooperstown & Charlotte Valley Railroad

Rte. 166, 136 E. Main St., Milford, NY 13807. 607-432-2429. Enjoy the scenic wilderness of the upper Susquehanna River Valley. Fee.