Erie 853 passenger train at Chester depot circa 1960 (Photo: chesterhistoricalsociety.com)
CHESTER — The Chester Historical Society will host opening day for the season on Saturday, May 7, at the Erie Station Museum, 19 Winkler Place, Chester. The exhibit “Everything Erie” will continue to showcase the history of the railroad and the part it played in Chester’s growth and the growth of agriculture and commerce. The station will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday through October. The historical society invites one and all to "come and learn about Chester’s railroad history and make some new history of your own by visiting us." For more information call 469-2591 or visitchesterhistoricalsociety.com.