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Museo del Ferrocarril de los Altos

4a Calle & 19 Av, Quetzaltenango 09001, Guatemala
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Interesting museum

We were in Central Plaza and saw this was open so we decided to stop in. It's a small but... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
KayleeShepheard
,
Batemans Bay, Australia
Nice

Very pretty central park and close to all the restaurants and site seeing events in town. Great for... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2016
blakeever
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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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The history of the Western Highlands railroad is revealed in this small but interesting museum.
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  • Very good10%
  • Average20%
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17 Apr 2017
“Interesting museum”
18 May 2016
“Nice”
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4a Calle & 19 Av, Quetzaltenango 09001, Guatemala
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

We were in Central Plaza and saw this was open so we decided to stop in. It's a small but interesting museum and only cost 6Q to enter.

Thank KayleeShepheard
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Very pretty central park and close to all the restaurants and site seeing events in town. Great for people watching

Thank blakeever
Reviewed 23 January 2016

But not empty! Rodrigo Dias has his studio in the building. He is an excellent artist on the brink of much greater recognition. Visit his studio in the Railway Station, talk with him about art and the world ( he is widely traveled ) and,...More

Thank MichiganZumbido
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

4 of us, ages 43-68 spent about 1/2 hour looking at displays with 40+ large old photos and some equipment from the early 1900's. German technology and support enabled the creation of a hydroelectric plant and train system that only ran for 3 years. This...More

Thank Connie F
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Gorgeous old building. Hugemongous wood doors that always seem closed. For such an imposing building you would think they would post times. But no. You gotta knock & someone will come. Unfortunatly I can't read Spanish only can speak it so I wandered around &...More

2  Thank Susan G
Reviewed 25 June 2012

Don't bother trying to go here. They are never open.

1  Thank Philip_Wilson
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