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National Rail Museum

Chanakyapuri, New Delhi 110002, India
+91 11 2688 0939
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Kids are welcome to climb all over the dozens of train cars here in this impressive collection.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“toy train” (121 reviews)
“indian railways” (91 reviews)
“joy train” (36 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Chanakyapuri, New Delhi 110002, India
Chanakyapuri/Lutyens' Delhi
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+91 11 2688 0939
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"toy train"
in 121 reviews
"indian railways"
in 91 reviews
"joy train"
in 36 reviews
"on display"
in 41 reviews
"steam engine"
in 24 reviews
"working models"
in 12 reviews
"souvenir shop"
in 24 reviews
"love trains"
in 10 reviews
"train lovers"
in 10 reviews
"fairy queen"
in 10 reviews
"railway engines"
in 9 reviews
"outdoor exhibits"
in 9 reviews
"small train"
in 8 reviews
"rolling stock"
in 8 reviews
"narrow gauge"
in 6 reviews
"children and adults"
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"kids will love"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the kids to the National Rail Museum. They were quite amused with the old Steam Engines that were on display. Overall a nice experience.

1  Thank PushExplore
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the one of the tourist spot and also educational spot where we come to know how the railway system has been developed. Time to allot for enjoying this place would be a whole day. allocate a complete holiday to enjoy its beauty.

Thank Nirmal R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a good place to visit in winters as most of the place is open except a museum. It's a must visit however keep your expectations at check. Miniature train rides, old engine and coaches as exhibits, a nice indoor museum. Don't miss the modern...More

1  Thank Nitin V
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very popular attraction in delhi, primarily because it is a good experience. There is parking, a museum with many experiences, a train ride and a smaller train ride, both paid. There is a canteen and lots if trains to see and explore....More

3  Thank SiddharthBhandari
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hey folks, I am back writing a new review after a long big break hope it will be helping you to choose the right next picnic. Since I was young I was having some connection with trains and was always exited to see train toys,...More

Thank Wolfpack_India
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

The first train journey in India lasted 75 minutes, from Bori Bunder (later Victoria Terminus) to Thane, a distance of 34 km. The train (which carried 400 guests) was pulled by three locomotives named Sahib, Sultan and Sindh. The date was April 16th, 1853. This...More

1  Thank Madhulika L
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

like the collection of trains at this place. you can find train from every era here. Great to bring kids along, as they would love to travel in toy train..

Thank noopur s
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

the museum offers variety of rail transport from olden days to present era rail engines and wagons . good place to get urself educated

1  Thank mehtarakeshkumar56
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

National Rail Museum is a famous attraction in the heart of Delhi. Last month I took my daughter on a Saturday for a fun-filled outing. The place is quite busy on weekends since most of the people bring their kids. Ticket prices also vary, with...More

Thank Coolaxe
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

A interesting outing for the kids to look around and see trains and engines from past to present.. there is a toy train for toddlers and also a joy train ride for older children and adults.. one can view the engines and train compartments from...More

Thank ruch24
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manish c
17 June 2018|
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Response from sarinsoman | Reviewed this property |
I guess they dont povide wheel chair there , infact not all the places wheel chair accessible (in case if you want to walk around not just the muesum building)
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Parul S
30 December 2017|
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Response from loltraveller2013 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about it being INR 30 but it was less than INR 100. Don’t know about the trains.
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nevilpatel
21 October 2017|
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Response from akbansa | Reviewed this property |
You can take direct bus from Central Secretariat metro station DTC - 620
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