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Kyoto Railway Museum
Kyoto Top 2 in Kyoto Railway Tour

4.5/5
67 Reviews
Museum
Liked by 5
Sun - Sat 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Address: Kankijicho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8835, Kyoto Prefecture
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Phone: +81-570-080462

What people are saying:

The museum is very detailed for railway traffic, especially for steam trains, the exhibits are also rich, there is a lot of experience on their own is good interactive.

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  • 202damienh
    202damienh
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    A place for little and big kids

    This museum shows the history of rail in Japan. It has a very comprehensive collection of railway memorabilia. A lot of hands-on things for the kids to experiment with. Many steam locomotives which yo...

    Reviewed on /Date(1615383396000+0800)/
  • 828muhammadrizalf
    828muhammadrizalf
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    palace to learn about japan train

    great museum, offer information about historical japan rail way from steam train to shinkansen, the first shinkansen also displayed here. many apparatus of the real train part also displayed here to s...

    Reviewed on /Date(1609368116000+0800)/
  • Goldyellow33
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    Fantastic

    Adults can have fun & learn about trains,operation too Quite big place I’m not into train but I loved

    Reviewed on /Date(1593559113000+0800)/
  • OscarLee1933
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    Interactive experience enjoyed by all

    Having visited both the Railway Museum in Saitama and Kyoto Railway Museum in the same trip, I would say the Kyoto one offers much better experience to non-rail fanatics, as the interactive displays t...

    Reviewed on /Date(1584369084000+0800)/
  • philipspinks
    philipspinks
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    If you like trains...

    If you like trains then this is an exceptional museum. Loads to see inside and out. Steam through to bullet all are here. History, excellent and well laid out exhibits covering the history and engin...

    Reviewed on /Date(1582713583000+0800)/

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