Museo Nacional Ferroviario Pablo Neruda de Temuco, Temuco
(4.4/5 based on 180+ reviews on the web)
Now a historic railway museum, Museo Nacional Ferroviario Pablo Neruda de Temuco once operated as the most important railway center for steam locomotives. Walk around the locomotive yard where 14 classic trains sit elegantly presented in pristine condition. The yard also features a selection of luxurious train carts that old Chilean prominent figures used to ride-- see if you can find the secret door in the presidential cart. The former administration office has been transformed into an art gallery where a model railroad sits as the centrepiece. The name of the museum honors Pablo Neruda, a Chilean writer who lived in Temuco while his father worked at the center. To visit Museo Nacional Ferroviario Pablo Neruda de Temuco on your holiday in Temuco, and find out what else Temuco has to offer, use our Temuco vacation trip planner.
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  • Good family picture to go with any friend or... spacious green areas and the tour offer is good and entertaining... the locomotives are very nice and are generally in good condition
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  • Place beautiful, for them fans of the culture and history, since the transport railway was in its time the medium of transport main in Chile. dozens of machines, cars and older vehicles are presented here. It also includes a guided tour and an art gallery.
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  • We were family, and enjoyed the tour. Not consuming too long for what you can do during your stay in Temuco. I do not recommend to make rainy days.
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  • beautiful place to recall the trains wealthness of 20th century in the city
  • Visita muy recomendable
  • Beautiful, well maintained, beautiful green areas, trains in good condition... mmmm maybe lacks a cafe or some entertainment for visitors...
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  • Very good railway museum with mention mention the life and work of Neruda. Very beautiful exposure and exciting tour of wagons
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  • Interesting site once remodeled luxury will
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