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For my train mad son this was his highlight. If u like model trains its a great way to pass an hr... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
John C
via mobile

As a time killer this was very enjoyable, i was expecting lots of model railway exhibitions but... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2015
Acm E
Redruth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

Easy to find, being situated in the SNCF station at Dinan and good value at €5 entry, the museum is a fascinating if rather jumbled up collection of material about French railways, both real and model - there is a large section on the history...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Musee_du_Rail, Responsable relations clients at Rail Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018
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Merci pour votre visite! la taille du musée actuel doit grossir dans les années à venir. Concernant les voies étroites...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

For my train mad son this was his highlight. If u like model trains its a great way to pass an hr looking at exhibits models etc

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank John C
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Situated at Dinan railway station ideal for a rainy afternoon. Museum is full of railway models and memorabilia of all kinds plus video presentations. Plenty of bits to buy for your own train track and some lovely posters. Not that expensive and when you have...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Situated within a 10 minute walk of the town centre, this a museum run by enthusiasts. Packed full of all sorts of artifacts and exhibits with some entertaining video presentations. Of particular note are the live model rilway layouts and models - very good. A...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 5 September 2015

As a time killer this was very enjoyable, i was expecting lots of model railway exhibitions but instead was presented with a very enjoyable and informative attraction on railway history. Of course there was model railway displays here as well and they were fantastic.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Acm E
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Lots of archive displays - tickets, posters, model trains, uniforms, etc and also a fantastic model railway. Inexpensive - took two 14 years olds boys and an 11 year old boy and they seemed to love it. Spent over an hour there and it was...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Julie T
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

This is a quirky place but great fun and fascinating. The staff were very friendly and happily showed the highlights of the massive model layout at the back of the museum.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Warren D
Reviewed 15 September 2014

Housed in four rooms in Dinan railway station this little museum is stuffed to the rafters with railway models and memorabilia of all kinds; from Brittany, from France more generally, and to a lesser extent from other countries. The amateur enthusiasts who run it clearly...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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jim M
4 September 2018|
Response from Musee_du_Rail | Property representative |
Bonjour, Le musée sera ouvert du 22 octobre au 03 novembre 15h à 17h; Bonne journée
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