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Camlik Locomotive Museum

Camlik Koyu | Ataturk Caddesi No 13, Selcuk, Turkey
+90 232 894 81 16
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Camlik Koyu | Ataturk Caddesi No 13, Selcuk, Turkey
+90 232 894 81 16
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Reviewed 9 October 2015

Located just off the main road in the village of Camlik which is near to Selcuk and Ephesus. The museum consists of a collection of old steam locos and rolling stock that were used on the Turkish railway system. Each locomotive has a plaque with...More

Thank Keith H
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

A very worthwhile place to visit. Been here many times but it has been improved in more recent years. The usual gift shops etc have appeared but you can have a nice meal in the garden and see some great old trains. Truly some great...More

2  Thank Paul S
Reviewed 11 August 2015

On our way to our hotel we passed by this museum and decided to give it a try the next day and that was definitely worth it! It's a huge collection of steam trains ranging from late 19th century to 1949. You can climb into...More

1  Thank Johanyippie
Reviewed 2 August 2015

We decided to visit the Camlik (pronounced 'Chamlik') as we were in Kusadasi and my husband had wanted to see the museum for some time. Don't take a taxi (far too expensivie), you can travel quite easily to the museum by local bus (they look...More

2  Thank Gillian T
Reviewed 10 July 2015

The outdoor railway museum at Çamlık village of Selçuk district in Izmir Province, Turkey is the largest railway museum in Turkey and contains one of the largest steam locomotive collections in Europe. Albeit they urgently need lots of TLC, paint, oil and elbow grease. The...More

Thank quizmaster1957
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Over 60 huge steam engines from all round the world, including USA, the UK Sweden etc. The museum is 20Km from Kusidasi in a small village. Best to take a cab from Kusidasi but don't take one right by the cruise port - way too...More

1  Thank Italiaphobe
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Village breakfast at rail museum a holiday highlight. Do try it. A great experience and followed by looking at museum. Open air and so natural. A must for families whether rail enthusiasts or not.

1  Thank Benny T
Reviewed 18 May 2015

I liked the amount of trains available to see I disliked the ageing of the trains copared to somewhere like York railway museum, BUT at york you cannot just get on the engine and look around as much.Overall a good site , well presented with...More

1  Thank Sue S
Reviewed 5 May 2015

On the last day of our tour in Turkey we came across this railway museum sited in a field behind a restaurant. I am not a rail enthusiast, but I thought I'd take a couple of snaps for a mate who is into this sort...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 24 April 2015 via mobile

The locomotives deserve to be better maintained! The collection were impressive anyhow and the park-like surroundings nice.

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