ALCO NEWS

Richard T Steinbrenner Memorial Restoration Fund Donation

We here at the ALCO Historical & Technical Society are very proud to announce the very first recipient of the Richard T Steinbrenner Memorial Restoration Fund donation. This new annual program, in memory of our late Board Chairman and ALCO historian Dick Steinbrenner, will help fund a different ALCO related restoration or maintenance project every…

The fourth annual train show “Rails Along the Mohawk” is just around the bend

The fourth annual train show “Rails Along the Mohawk” is just around the bend. The first three shows at the Riverfront Center in Amsterdam, NY have grown in popularity each year. Don’t miss the next edition and shop for model trains, train sets, parts, and accessories. There will also be operating layouts on site to…

Our partnership to house the Museum exhibits just turned four!

Our partnership to house the Museum exhibits just turned four! February 15, 2018 marks the fourth anniversary of the ALCO Historical & Technical Society partnership with the Walter Elwood Museum in Amsterdam, NY to house the ALCO Heritage Exhibits from the former museum location. It is available to view during normal museum hours throughout the year. Many of…

The ALCO Heritage Museum has moved

The ALCO Heritage Museum has moved. The grand opening for the first museum June 10, 2012 was a resounding success. More than 3,000 people attended and saw the fruits of two years of hard work by our dedicated volunteers. Limitations of the building surfaced over the first winter requiring our location to change. We are…

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