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The Railway Museum

Neighbourhood: Reboucas
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Address: Av. Sete de Setembro, 2775, Curitiba, State of Parana, Brazil
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+55 41 2101-9202
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10:00 - 18:00
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Sun 11:00 - 19:00
Tue - Sat 10:00 - 18:00

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For knowing the history of railway over Parana

Nice little museum inside the old train station, wich was turned into a shopping mall. The old instruments, books, everything that is related to the old railway is there. And the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 August 2012
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Veldhoven, The Netherlands
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86 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

This museum is very small (only one hallway that's about 50 meters long), but it gives all the information necessary on the history of railways in Paraná and showcases uniforms and objects over time. Worth a few minutes of your time, and don't forget to register yourself in the book!

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Thank Cas d
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21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

It is a small museum with old pieces of the history of the local railways. It might be overwhelming to notice the efforts of thousand of locals and Europeans who tried to connect a wide country and built the future of the nation. Perfect for a short visit while hanging out in the shopping mall.

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Thank Antonio T
Miami Beach, Florida
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Nice historic place to visit and walk around the mall eating local food. Centrally located and fun place.

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Thank alher2015
jersey
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66 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015

A very small railway museum at the mall. I had to have my daughter-in-law translate for me, quick little stop for the train enthusiast.

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Thank Igypsy
Curitiba
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2013

When it was given back to real state develloping, being now part of the Estação Shopping Mall, the museum became wasteland. Almost nothing to see there anymore. What a pity!

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Thank Mauricio D
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10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2012

Nice little museum inside the old train station, wich was turned into a shopping mall. The old instruments, books, everything that is related to the old railway is there. And the mall section is also worth of a visit (especially during the day, when the glass roof allows some sunlight). Plenty of places to eat too.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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66 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2012

Don´t wast your time in it, very small "museum" , nothing really interesting in there

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Thank bozoh
Curitiba, PR
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35 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2012

As in the title, too basic. Interesting but you are done in 5'.

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Thank MMVC
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2011

well, my parents didnt see much of the museum but we spent some time at the shopping. great place.

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Thank Vanessa R

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