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Hidden Gem in Downtown Winnipeg

We were pleasantly surprised with this museum. Finding the entrance is much harder than it should... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
If you’re a train person this is for you.

So i am not a big train person. But my youngest is. And he loved this place. One of his favorite... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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123 Main Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were pleasantly surprised with this museum. Finding the entrance is much harder than it should be! However, keep looking for the sign to find the entrance, it is worth it. Nice selection of old roadway equipment, engines, cars, and other equipment. We spent a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So i am not a big train person. But my youngest is. And he loved this place. One of his favorite train museums and we’ve been to a few. Jr. liked that there were lots and lots of trains from different eras. Better yet you...More

Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spending time here will allow you to see old trains, touch old trains, hear old trains, and smell old trains. I was in and out in about 40mins, since that was all the time I had. It was worth the $7 I paid to enter....More

Thank ShanOC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Climb into steam locomotives and rail cars to get a great experience of railroads in the past. Lots of information on how they were built and ran, and a large model train display to fuel the imagination. My kids were real Thomas fans when younger...More

Thank Katharina M
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Lots of trains you can go into. Is inside a train station in front of the Forks. This is fun for kids and adults. Has a small gift shop too.

Thank mrpetsaver
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Being an ex railroader, my trip to this museum rekindled many of the experiences I had had both as a child of a Chief Dispatcher and my time as an Assistant Agent with the CPR. Wonderfully laid out and many people able to explain the...More

Thank Vern H
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Really fun and interactive for the kids, tons of actual trains for them to go into, and lots of interesting historical facts alongside. Highly recommend. I would recommend to the operators to have their website and google information updated, as the pricing, hours, and phone...More

Thank Trevor D
Reviewed 11 August 2018

This was inexpensive and a lot of history in here. They had a short film also on how the train systems were built and ran early on up till today. Lots of old exhibits to see. We got there a little late in the day...More

Thank Karen M M
Reviewed 9 August 2018

We had our first visit to the Railway Museum. It's neat to see all the old trains, and memorabilia. It's a shame it's not kept cleaner, sad to see some of the dishes covered in dirt/water stains. But quite interactive and kids would enjoy it

Thank WinnipegJewels
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Easy to get around, staged well, easy to read info, all things i never knew they had or used, transition frem old to new,

Thank mikcidl
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29 June 2018|
Response from MMarcotte | Reviewed this property |
I guess you could ask. The decor is nice and the employees are very kind. Hope it works for you.
Brent P
10 September 2017|
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Response from Cajunwoman2 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Might have website.