56 West 1st Street
Oswego, NY 13126

[Museum Hours & Admission] [Upcoming Events]

The Oswego Railroad Museum is dedicated to the historic preservation of railroad history in the Oswego County area.

This is depicted in an H.O. layout along with various static displays. It is sponsored by the Oswego Valley Railroad Association Inc. and is maintained by the members of the club and various volunteers. The museum is located in the city of Oswego on West First St. near the H. Lee White Marine Museum.

The Oswego Railroad Museum Offers:

  • An excellent operating layout (24' x 36') of the southern Oswego County area in the 1950's Area
  • Many other model and toy train layouts both large and small
  • An extensive railroad library

Museum Hours:
12pm - 5pm Saturdays & Sundays: May through Labor Day


  • Ages 12 and up - $2
  • Ages 6-12 - $1
  • 5 & under - FREE

  • Upcoming Events:

    O & W Daze
    March 29 & 30
    Featuring displays and models plus artifacts of New York Ontario & Western Railways.

    Penn Central/Conrail Days
    April 12 & 13
    The museum will be celebrating two of modern railroadings Fallen Flags.

    Circus Moves by Rail
    May 3 & 4, May 17 & 18
    The exhibit will include displays of miniature circus and carnival layouts and circus and carnival trains, as well as circus posters, photos and videos. A 8'x12' Playmobil circus will also be on hand for the kids.

    National Train Days
    May 10 & 11
    May 10th is the 145th anniversary of the driving of the golden spike ceremony in Promontory Summit, Utah. The completion of the "Transcontinental Railroad" was celebrated all across the country.

    For more information or to schedule a group tour, call 343-2253

    Oswego Railroad Museum * 56 West 1st Street * Oswego, NY 13126