Railway Museum Mysore, Mysuru (Mysore)

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Travel back in time and explore the interesting development of the Indian railway system at Railway Museum Mysore. Surrounded by trees providing plenty of shade, you can admire the colorful retro trains in comfort. Established in 1979, the museum is the second of its kind in India, displaying the first steam engine in India, as well as the grand royal coaches of the Maharaja of Mysore. Visit the Chamudi gallery, which showcases an interesting collection of black and white photography and paintings depicting the railway system's development. Treat the kids (and the adults) to a ride on the mini toy train, which takes you around the museum. Arrange your visit to Railway Museum Mysore and discover more family-friendly attractions in Mysuru (Mysore) using our Mysuru (Mysore) trip itinerary planning site .
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  • You will find many engines and coaches of british era. You can go inside and take pics too. The museum has facility of toy train ride for both children and adults .  more »
  • This place could be a great attraction if some initiative is taken and more staff employed for the upkeep etc. It has the potential to be a nice spot for families with kids.  more »
  • I visited any railway museum after so many years so felt very nostalgic, feeling was awesome as I felt more young as kid. Back to details -quite small museum, kept some old versiona engines and boogie...  more »
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