Here are some of the attractions in and around Elmira:
Elmira Railway Museum
457 Elmira Rd, Rte 16A
(Rte 16A, east of Souris)
(902) 357-7234; off-season (902) 368-6600; fax (902) 368-6608;
A recreated station master’s office helps recount the fascinating story of railroading on the Island. Gift shop on site. Open mid-June to mid-Sept, daily, 10 am-6 pm. Annual event: Strawberry Social, July 22. Allow 30 minutes. Admission fee. Group and school tour rates.