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National Rail Museum

Chanakyapuri, New Delhi 110021, India
+91 11 2688 0939
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US$ 37.00*
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Private Day Tour of Delhi's Quirky Museums
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Kids are welcome to climb all over the dozens of train cars here in this impressive collection.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“on display” (35 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Chanakyapuri, New Delhi 110021, India
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+91 11 2688 0939
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

National Rail Museum at delhi is a great place to understand history of indian railway. a little hard to find, but worth the visit

Thank Gugan_Ilango
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This definitely a place that Sheldon (remember Big Bang Theory??) would give his left arm to visit!! Some really unique trains are on display and well preserved. Worth taking your kids to - not something that they will see outside this museum!

Thank Jaspinder K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is off the regular tourist track.. the normal sightseeing tours do not cover this.. however this is a great place to learn about the history of indian railways. It has great exhibits of locomotives, there is also a Disel/steam engine rail simulator which...More

Thank RHY468
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum is one of the better ones in Delhi, interesting for kids, but could do with some new exhibits. The maintenance also needs to be better

Thank gagatourist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great place to review the history of Indian Railways. Good place for kids Would be wonderful if photography is allowed inside.

Thank AnupamChatterjee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was planning to visit National Rail Museum for a very long time and finally got a chance to go there last week. If you have kids this is the place to go since not only it showcases the rich history of Indian Railways, it...More

Thank CorporateJunkie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a must visit place if in delhi. The old vintage rail engines and compartments kept in a nice manner. Children and adults both will be excite to be at this place.

Thank verenmitter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This has tremendous potential and is being upgraded gradually. Given the fascinating history of the Indian Railways, the write ups need to be expanded and should cover much more background and anecdotal stories.

Thank 598vijaykumarm
Reviewed 15 May 2017

visited this place for so many occasions like bal divas, drawing competition, rail yatra, rail mela and more, recently visited with my kid to recollect the memories and make him experience the whole area.....

Thank SuchanaBera
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Recently went to this museum with my kid. Very good museum. Toy train ride was the best part. Entry was a bit expensive. Rs50/- per head on weekday and Rs.100/- on weekend. Kids entry above 3 years are chargeable- Rs10/- per kid (and they are...More

Thank meetabhigyan
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UTTARAKHAND G
Dwarka sec 1 se rail museum jane ke liye konsi bus Leni hogi..plz tell me😲😞
12 June 2017|
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Response from dap19aggarwal | Reviewed this property |
You can get bus service number 781 from Dwaraka sec 16c bus stop near ggsipu and from there museum is 16 Th stop.
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Shailu50
Which is the nearby metro station
18 December 2016|
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Response from sachinthakur777 | Reviewed this property |
The neares metro station will be Dhaula Kuan metro station on Airport line. You can board metro on this line from New Delhi or Shivaji Stadium.
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Molshree B
Any eatery nearby?
30 November 2016|
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Response from MaheshKhopkar | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
No. It is better to carry some snacks with you.
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