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Railroad Museum

142, Cheoldobangmulgwan-ro, Uiwang, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
+82 31-461-3610
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All About Trains

It is a pretty nice museum if you are into trains. Less so if you aren't into trains. There are a... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Asuncion, Paraguay
train aficionados will like it

We went to the train display and found it to be a little less than I liked. I think that... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2015
Las Vegas, Nevada
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Railways in 1804 has greatly contributed to the human society since the invention of the first steam locomotive. Korea after the March 22, 1897 an American James Morse floated his first shovel for laying railway September 18, 1899 begins the first railway station in the Korea. This is a historical museum that tells the industrial history of the development of the railway system while introducing the historical background of each period with displays of actual models. It is also an educational museum. Children can learn about and experience railway principles, systems, and the latest technologies (including future plans) through models, simulations, and play equipment. Railroad museum all staffs will do our best to ensure that the museum would like to search again. We invite you and your family at Railway Museum
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3 May 2017
“All About Trains”
16 Apr 2015
“train aficionados will like it”
142, Cheoldobangmulgwan-ro, Uiwang, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
+82 31-461-3610
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

It is a pretty nice museum if you are into trains. Less so if you aren't into trains. There are a number of engines and carriages in the yard as well as an expansive building with artifacts. There are some English explanations, but not a...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2015

We went to the train display and found it to be a little less than I liked. I think that if you have a genuine interest in railroading you may have a great day. The engineering of the time and the special cars will peak...More

Thank Jaybee412
Reviewed 5 July 2014

The Good: - Relatively cheap admission ticket (KRW 2000) - Exhibits are quite comprehensive and well organised given the price paid. - Lots of trains! A paradise for locomotive geeks! The Bad: - The description of the exhibits are all in Korean (Not that it...More

Thank Nicholas L
Reviewed 20 May 2014

The Railroad Museum is located a few blocks SE of the Uiwang metro station, within walking distance (or you could hop a bus to the Korea National Railroad College University). There are several passenger cars (including those used by the Korean presidents, and the commander...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 19 May 2013

This museum has lots of great resources, but doesn't seem to have the money to keep up their displays. They are growing, with a new KTX exhibit being set up, but much of their displays are in need of attention. It seems pretty obvious that...More

1  Thank William M
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