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Railway and Communication Museum

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Beautiful old Railway Station, that is Museum now

Little outside from Haapsalu Old Town/Castle, is this lovely old wooden Railway Station from 1904... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2017
Southwest Finland, Finland
Interesting, small and free

Interesting place to visit for all ages! There is beauty in the old trains and the magnificient... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2017
Vilma f
Helsinki, Finland
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The railway terminus with its intriguingly grand station building, constructed in the early 20th century to service the bustling resort town of Haapsalu, invites you to take a virtual journey back in time, accompanied by steam engine noises, to...more
Raudtee 2, Haapsalu 90504, Estonia
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Reviewed July 7, 2018

What you want to see are the engines and they are accessible without a ticket. The bus from Tallinn let me off right at the station

Date of experience: July 2018
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Much of information and interesting details. Lovely trains. Many photograps and items from early years of railway traffic

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Heikki J
Reviewed March 15, 2018

A very oldschool, beautiful not-anymore operating train station. However, it is in a good condition. Looks very sweet - if around, definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 85gintar_k
Reviewed September 22, 2017

Here we were when first arrived in Haapsalu, in Haapsalu Bussijaam, i.e. the Bus Station. This Bus Station is settled now, in what was in the past the Railway Station. And after our first stop in this place, we several times passed by that charming...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Little outside from Haapsalu Old Town/Castle, is this lovely old wooden Railway Station from 1904, that now works as Museum. Last passenger trains were here 1995 and cargo trains 2004. Beautiful interior and over 200 metres long platform, trains from different era(mostly Russian) outside, so...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Halkidis
Reviewed August 1, 2017

Lot of old rolling stock outside and a small display inside. Many signs only in Estonian, though. I think you can visit the locomotives without paying anything...

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Jellona
Reviewed July 23, 2017

Interesting place to visit for all ages! There is beauty in the old trains and the magnificient station but also a bit of sadness of not being used anymore.

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Vilma f
Reviewed April 9, 2017

No railway to Haapsalu any more exists, but some interesting staff has been saved for future generations. Small museum, worth visiting

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Uku S
Reviewed January 25, 2017 via mobile

If you have never seen how big locomotives are ! Can not ride train... Fine old wood station. Tame cat wondering around ;) ,, ,, ,

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank ekik20
Reviewed October 5, 2016

Seriously! Go there and take your time, take pictures at different times of the day... you won´t regret it! What a treasure! The museum is only open during weekends and the Summer season, but you can still read stuff outside, and visit the locos (not...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Ana_L_23
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The bus from Tallin has its end station just outside the railway museum
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