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Railway Museum

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Great place to visit

Thoroughly enjoyed spending an hour in this place with lots of different engines on display... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
Davancar
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Keighley, United Kingdom
'Tashkent Museum of Railway Techniques' great morning out

I am not a trainspotter but had a great morning out at 'Tashkent Museum of Railway Techniques' It... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2018
VincentPinner
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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed spending an hour in this place with lots of different engines on display. Problem is they are not maintained, just slap on a bit more green paint to cover the rust and don't pick out the lettering on the description plates. Would have...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

I am not a trainspotter but had a great morning out at 'Tashkent Museum of Railway Techniques' It is easy to find there is a Metro station close by and the reasonably priced taxis know its location.The museum is fairly compact with I think twenty...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

Take the metro and enjoy these massive beasts of a bygone era. Climb aboard those that you can and imagine what it was like to ride the rails all those years ago. Would have enjoyed more access to to the engines but a most enjoyable...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Roger G
Reviewed 29 June 2018

The Tashkent Railway Museum is a tribute to the former Soviet might in steel production and getting things done by sheer determination and a bit of brute strength. The displays of the decommissioned trains is wonderful to spend a bit of time exploring and reading...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed 15 June 2018

In case you are interested in trains, I can recommend this place. It is easy reachable (3mins from Metrostation Tashkent), the entry is rather cheap. And using google / maps you can see what to expect: Trains and size etc, so you can prepare and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank DrCraq
Reviewed 11 June 2018

The museum is open-air spot with a bunch of old (mainly mid 20th century) locomotives. Most of the machines are sealed and not accessible inside, the condition is plain sad. I wouldn’t recommend visiting the museum, since it feels more like a place where kids...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

I had been looking forward to this ever since I found I had missed it last year. A great way to spend a warm and sunny spring time Sunday afternoon. It is unguided and you can wander around over and into some of the locos....More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank DRMB
Reviewed 21 February 2018

The collection is very varied from old steam engines through to more modern trains. Some you can clamber over or go inside. It is all outside so best to go on a fine day - we got soaked!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank ColchesterSleeper
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Has a most unique collection of soviet era trains. Locos made in Russia, Germany and the USA had us drooling. You can climb into most of the locos and carriages. Super affordable. They also havea toy train ride for the youngsters.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank discering
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Maybe we missed something but we wandered all around the trains but I didn't see a single text panel of any sort saying what the trains were or where they ran. Obviously nothing in English but not it Uzbek or Russian either. I'm not a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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