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place to hangout with family., especially for kids., A much knowledge sharing place., And also to... read more

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rail museum

enjoyed the family visit to there, very nice watched many old train models and engines, good place... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
Cuddalore, India
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Customer needs focused Railway Museum ·Toy Train to move the Visitors Around the Museum Live Demonstration of Operation of *Hand Brake in Nilgiri Mountain Railway coach, * lifting and lowering of wheel set on Hand Operated crane. *Semaphore Arm...more
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New Avadi Road | ICF Furnishing Division, Chennai (Madras) 600038, India
+91 90031 41003
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It's a Traveller's delight. The restored toy track, the various meter gauge / broad gauge trains, rakes, engines are nostalgia trips. Cafe is the new reason to visit.

Thank Ramaswamy N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

place to hangout with family., especially for kids., A much knowledge sharing place., And also to know about how all our Indian Railways got evolved

Thank Gopinath22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Did not have high hopes of the place after the driver told me the place is very bad, but decided to go anyway. He was right. I love anything railway related, but I was bored to tears. Nothing worth seeing and the exhibition trains are...More

Thank DeonB3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

+ve nice history in pictures about the rail carriages there is small train ride of 10 min which is fun take lot of pictures for the things made of rail scrap -ve not much to see otherwise..

Thank dsunil79
Reviewed 5 August 2018

enjoyed the family visit to there, very nice watched many old train models and engines, good place for kids, my kids enjoyed

Thank selvambikaiyali
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Rail museum is a nice place and a must visit if you are a rail enthusiast. There you will find pictures and artifacts depicting the transformation of indian railways. It also hosts ancients engines, bogeys and all the machinery used by railways. And you will...More

Thank gaurang m
Reviewed 23 July 2018

it has so many train from ooty train to old british train. A toy train offers rides around the premises on regular days.

Thank vasan224
Reviewed 20 July 2018

the number given here as contact person is total waste of time. he wont care about the calls he getting. he simply attend the call and blame you

4  Thank nethajib3
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Amazing place to visit in chennai, even most of the locals doesn't know this museum exists. Very well maintained museum with a wide range of collections from British era. The manager of the museum interacted well with us and shared a lot of information about...More

Thank mani_kalai
Reviewed 6 July 2018

The Museum is being upgraded from time to time. It is an excellent pastime with children. We just loved it. It took us nearly two hours to see all the exhibits and the frozen frames of pictures.

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6 May 2018|
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8 December 2017|
Response from ArunD508 | Property representative |
On Monday, the Chennai Rail Museum opens for schools that book a field trip in advance.
7 December 2017|
Response from AkilaP23 | Reviewed this property |
Icf furnishing division,new avadi road,villivakkam,chennai 38 ,timing 10am-6pm,phone-04426201014,public transit access:villivakkam railway station,icf bus stand, thirumangalam metro station