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Danbury Railway Museum

Danbury Railway Museum, 120 White Street, Danbury, CT 06813
+1 203-778-8337
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Railroad history

Enjoy an interesting museum and learn some history of the area. Only $6 and parking on site right... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
Dawn G
via mobile
My Visit

What a fun adventure! The museum has all stuff from the past on the railroad to look at. There are... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
Kingston, New York
via mobile
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  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
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“rail yard” (11 reviews)
“model trains” (8 reviews)
“all ages” (9 reviews)
Danbury Railway Museum, 120 White Street, Danbury, CT 06813
+1 203-778-8337
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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Enjoy an interesting museum and learn some history of the area. Only $6 and parking on site right on the side of museum, nice displays and several train sets with displays of town and surrounding buildings that kids can run. Outside of the main building...More

1  Thank Dawn G
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

What a fun adventure! The museum has all stuff from the past on the railroad to look at. There are interactive displays and a kids play area to use while you wait to board a train ride. The train takes you up the track, and...More

1  Thank addiefifi
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The railway museum in Danbury really appealed to my 3 year old. It had a play area where he could be hands on with toy trains and tracks. He also loved pushing the buttons to watch the model trains go around the tracks which was...More

2  Thank Sandra-Lee P
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend has an obsession with trains and was ecstatic to see there was a railway museum so close! We went on a really cold and windy day but we had so much fun! There's an indoor portion with cool artifacts and plenty of model...More

1  Thank Katie B
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Love to ride the train it was amazing thank you so much for such a great experience. Great for families couples maybe ust buy yourself, anyway you go it was a great

1  Thank Vivian V
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

I'm not into trains but this was a fun experience, especially with two young kids. Riding the train and getting to explore the interiors of others was cool. The volunteers obviously love what they do.

1  Thank NYCleveland
Reviewed 15 November 2016

If you have young children, the have special train rides during the year, take on it fun for children. They have a small museum, after you enter. I enjoy trains and model them so anytime, I can get to see older equipment I enjoy it....More

1  Thank Stuart E
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The museum has the potential to be amazing, but I think they are lacking the funds to get there. The displays were informative, but most of the model displays weren't working, which was frustrating to our 3-year old grandson. Also, the "ride" is silly. It's...More

1  Thank fran603
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Very good place to go with the kids anytime, but we had a wonderful time during Christmas. The kids wrote and mail a letter to Santa, colored a picture, and visited Santa's wagon.

Thank Aline S
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Visiting the museum your met by someone who should be in a museum but very friendly and full of knowledge. Your allowed to walk the museum freely as well as the trains outside no supervision you can climb on them open them and basically do...More

Thank Elduderino187
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Danbury R
14 March 2016|
Response from manctil2016 | Reviewed this property |
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6 June 2015|
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Response from Danbury R | Property representative |
Adults are $6.00 Children 3-12 are $4.00 Seniors 62+ are $5.00 Children under 3 are free Rides (weekends) are additional $3.00