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Impressive railway museum

I often visit these type of museums, as I am a fan of trains. I was positively surprised with this... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Ana_L_23
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Navan, Ireland
Nice open air museum

Nice to stroll around the old locomotives and wagons. There are machines from decades there and a... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Ike W
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Curitiba, PR
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Masherova 2, Brest 224030, Belarus
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Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

A selection of very impressive locomotives and carriages from the Soviet era, but unless you understand Russian or Belarusian you’ll miss out on a lot of information. Still, I enjoyed it. A good place to bring kids.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank E17_KJ
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

The railway museum is located on the way to the Brest fortress. The admission ticket (1€) is quite reasonable. There were many trains at the site. Bad thing is there is no English description so we could only second guess what each train was used...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank maradonny
Reviewed 4 September 2018

I often visit these type of museums, as I am a fan of trains. I was positively surprised with this one. Both the trains displayed, as well as the museum with some exhibits and miniatures, were very nice. Well maintained and organized. Nice collection of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ana_L_23
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Nice to stroll around the old locomotives and wagons. There are machines from decades there and a small covered museum, with the history of railway station in Belorussian. Problem is no English displays, if you want more information, but it´s fine just have a look.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ike W
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We entered the museum half an hour before closing so we had to rush a little.. Nevertheless we enjoyed our rather short visit. There are some impressive trains and the personnel is not very tight so you can climb on the stairs on the trains...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Eline v
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

There was an usual amount of steam & electric engines. We had a guide who gave us a detailed explanation of each engine. It is worth a visit specifically if u have children

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Even if you aren't a train geek this place is definitely worth the visit, bcs of all the historical soviet era trains you see there, and special trains like "snow skid train". The huge advantage is that you can go inside and see the interior...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Barbora B
Reviewed 13 January 2018

When walking from my hotel towards Brest fortress, on the way I discovered this museum, and decided to spent two hours here. The museum is mainly an enormous line-up of locomotives and wagons. Toghether, that form an impressive overview of (Bela-)Russian rail history over the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank IWNoordergraaf
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Небольшой интересный музей для тех, кто увлекается историей транспорта. Под открытым небом собрано примерно 20-25 локомотивов. В некоторые можно зайти внутрь. Экскурсовод увлекательно рассказывает про паровозы и отвечает на вопросы. Минус - отсутствие туалета. Interesting small museum for those who likes history of transportation. Outdoor...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank IvanGumenyuk
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

This museum is absolutely fantastic. A huge collection of soviet locomotives and railway cars ranging from Czarist cars and booty from Nazi Germany to newer diesel vehicles from the 1970s. Many of the cabins can be entered and all the locomotives are in very good...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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