Museo de la Estacion Central del Ferrocarril Carlos Antonio Lopez, Asuncion
(3.4/5 based on 190+ reviews on the web)
Experience the history of railway travel in Paraguay by touring Museo de la Estacion Central del Ferrocarril Carlos Antonio Lopez, set in an old train station. Walk through an old-style dining car, designed for long journeys, and see an actual engine once operated on the local railway system. Observe items from the railway's heyday through four different rooms, and take a look at photos taken while the station was still in operation. See Museo de la Estacion Central del Ferrocarril Carlos Antonio Lopez and all Asuncion has to offer by arranging your trip with our Asuncion trip builder.
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  • On the site there are several ancient objects as various dusty papers, banks, well-maintained trains and other items used at the time. For those who like history, understand the culture of the place, it's worth it.
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  • It is a very interesting place to visit, but it needs some remaking. The museum is very poor of attractions! 
  • The site is quite interesting, even though it maintained as good as it should, the pieces are a bit "crowded" in the living room, but have a lot of history and it's quite nice if ater in the details ... in the central part there is also an original Eater wagon, where it is possible to enter and photograph the will. The staff at reception was very nice, but inside there is no guide.
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  • A small and fun railroad museum in Asuncion's main railway station. Features a variety of documents and items from the period, as well as two rail cars and a steam locomotive. The rail cars are usually open, however the president's personal railcar is being restored. A nice museum with a 10,000 G ($2) admission fee. Open until 16:00 on weekdays and around 15:00 on weekends.
  • Small museum located inside the old train station. Not much to see here but maybe it's worth it a visit in case you'll find yourself close to Uruguay park
  • Can't miss it if you like old trains stuff. Small museum with a few rooms full of old machines, radio, electronics, etc.
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  • Historic building full of memories for those nostalgic of the steam railroad.
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