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National Rail Museum

Chanakyapuri, New Delhi 110021, India
+91 11 2688 0939
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Kids are welcome to climb all over the dozens of train cars here in this impressive collection.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Chanakyapuri, New Delhi 110021, India
+91 11 2688 0939
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Reviewed 1 week ago

all type of cameras allowed, click photos as much as you can, i can assure you, you will remembers this place you whole life. enter with a nominal ticket price. Also they is a hall in here where you can see history of Indian/world railways,...More

Thank royalstevenson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a nice place to spend a couple of hours but is definitely either a site to come to with kids (of the right age) or if you are interested. It has a good selection of engines from across India and preserves them fairly...More

Thank nji1000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As the title indicates, this is not for everyone, but for those interested in trains, it could usefully take up a whole day. My wife was not so convinced. Lots of trains outside covering well over 100 years and the history of the great Indian...More

Thank Geoff F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is quite an interesting place when taking our family and kids for outing. My children especially loved the train ride, and also the miniatures in the train museum.

Thank ApprovedGuide
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a train lover I find this place absolutely fascinating. All the types of engines and carriages parked around the vast park details the long history of Indian railways.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Here you can visit with your children and enjoy a happy hours, tickets for enjoying in toy train is less then enjoy so please go and enjoy

Thank YashPanwar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really love this place. It has many locomotive of old era and it is too exiting to see them, touch them and feel them. For kids this place is very informative. If you have time ,do visit.

Thank R471
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

All the childhood memories flashed back after visiting this place. You can easily spend couple of hours here. Lot of miniature models and locomotives are placed. Few rare engines are on display too.

Thank Kumar S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We should see the our Indian railways past and it is good to go and see the rail museum. Worth going

1  Thank joshisandeep
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rail museum is nice place to see history of indian railway.here kept many old rail engine .and boggie.place show evolution of indian railway and old engine and railway part preserved and maintain very well.

Thank jonesharma29
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21 October 2017|
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Response from akbansa | Reviewed this property |
You can take direct bus from Central Secretariat metro station DTC - 620
21 October 2017|
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Response from Manishbhatia111 | Reviewed this property |
It depends if u want to visit the museum 1 hour is OK and for taking pics with the engine and take a ride with toy train 2 hour is OK
4 September 2017|
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Response from Rony S | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It is closed on monday. The timings are 9:30pm to 5:30pm.