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Museo Ferroviario de Santiago

Quinta Normal, Santiago 8320000, Chile
681.46.27
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Worth six stars

As an enthusiast I have visited railway museums all over the world but this is my favourite. The... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2017
djpend
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Preston, United Kingdom
for train lovers

It's the place to go for train lovers and technology enthusiasts. You can examine very old and huge... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
EnginKaban
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Izmir, Turkey
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Quinta Normal, Santiago 8320000, Chile
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

As an enthusiast I have visited railway museums all over the world but this is my favourite. The locomotives are displayed in lovely surroundings with plenty of space around them. Ideal for photographs. Each locomotive has an explanation in Spanish and English although some plaques...More

1  Thank djpend
Reviewed 17 June 2017

It's the place to go for train lovers and technology enthusiasts. You can examine very old and huge steam locomotives. There are several of them in a green and large area. I visited on a rainy and cold day and there were less than 5...More

1  Thank EnginKaban
Reviewed 3 May 2017

If you are a steam engine enthusiast you will enjoy this collection of approx. 16 locomotives. We arrive at opening time so I could take photo's without people in my photographs but even when we left there was only about 12 people in the open...More

Thank Keith70
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

A nice place to visit when strolling around the park. Tickets for adults are $800 Chilean pesos. Few trains and many noisy kids, but still ok since it doesn't take long to see the whole thing.

Thank cjsf89
Reviewed 19 September 2016

To the many positive reviews others have written about this museum – the casual adult visitors with kids we saw during our visit seemed to really enjoy themselves – must be added that this is a tremendously important historical collection of steam locomotives. It includes...More

2  Thank Simone-Pgh
Reviewed 28 July 2016

This museum is awesome! It is located outside, in Quinta Normal Park, and has a great display of old school trains with their stories of origin. You can even walk through one of the train cars to get a glimpse of the inside of them....More

Thank thegratefuldog
Reviewed 7 June 2016

In "Quinta Normal" park, you have plenty of options to visit, the "Train musseum of Santiago" is a nice visit for a sunny afternoon. For a very low price you get to visit a part of the history of Santiago and Chile.

Thank Jose Rafael L
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Nice display of locomotives from times past. Don't forget to ring the bell on locomotive 439 and sit in the passenger car. Great for train lovers.

Thank Adrien-Roxanne
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Entrance fee is cheap. Then you don't have too much to see and it will be great have the chance to visit inside more trains. Anyway my 2 years old baby loved it. So I guess I'm going again.

Thank Roberto P
Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

We went here with out two kids. The older son is very fond of trains so he had an excellent day. For us adults we found a great selection of old trains of which in some it was possible to enter. The museum is well...More

Thank John N
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