We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pakistan Railways Heritage Museum

Golra Sharif Railway Station, Islamabad, Pakistan
Save
Review Highlights
If you like railroads...

This was a destination for me, as I am a railroad buff, but it would appeal primarily to those who... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David R
,
Valparaiso, Indiana
PRHM

Housing the relics and memorebilia of pak railways dating back to the British Raj , is an... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
Inam K
Read all 27 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“on display” (3 reviews)
“railway staff” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Golra Sharif Railway Station, Islamabad, Pakistan
Write a ReviewReviews (27)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 25 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a destination for me, as I am a railroad buff, but it would appeal primarily to those who share this interest. Trains passed periodically at this active station, the museum was very hot but the station manager explained in detail the various artifacts--he...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Housing the relics and memorebilia of pak railways dating back to the British Raj , is an attraction for tourists as well as locals, A big yard and three halls contain artifacts, coaches ,locomotives and trolleys advancing in time

3  Thank Inam K
Reviewed 30 September 2017

A very passionately refurbished old railway station between Pindi and Islamabad, where ex-railway staff put together their collection of old paraphernalia in a veru nice museum on site and guide you through the train compartments, too.

Thank claus8755
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

The Pakistan Railways Heritage Museum is one of the undiscovered jewels in Islamabad. The museum has a rich collection of railways artifacts and equipment. It also hosts two steam engines as well.

Thank AmirJahangir
Reviewed 21 May 2017

The Railway station is really wellkept, and the museum is so interesting With so many items from all years Pakistan has had Railways, and With some old photos and model of the greatest Railway station in the region, Lahore.The staff loves to guide you around...More

Thank Ingeborg56
Reviewed 11 April 2017

It's a nicely maintained place. The reason for that might be that it is really difficult to find and not many people got there. There are some old artefacts and some old trains there. Unfortunately the historical research is very poor, but it is way...More

Thank Besold
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

If someone likes to visit a typical british made railway station, this is the one nearest capital. Although there is proper Islamabad railway station in sector H-9 but that is newly build. Golrha station has all the signs from past like trees, benches, atmosphere etc....More

Thank Zafar Y
Reviewed 7 August 2016

People had told me it was a good place to visit but it was unexpectedly excellent. We took the Safari train from Pindi, which I am not sure runs any longer that would be a shame cause it was just wonderful. When we arrived their...More

Thank Drpcr
Reviewed 5 August 2016

I had a good surprise to find this clean and well kept functional train station that also had a Museum and rich historical references. The train in which Lord Mountbatten and Quaid e Azam traveled is also there. Surrounded by natural villages and scenery, the...More

Thank TheOrdinaryGirl123
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

I've been here for most of my life and I find no parallel to it. I miss morning walks.... hanging around with friends.... playing around. Studying learning martial arts in the station park in morning and all that. People all over Pakistan as well as...More

Thank Nasrshahbaz545
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Sakura Japanese Restaurant
22 reviews
6.47 km away
Nadia coffee shope, Islamabad Marriott hotel
33 reviews
6.99 km away
Char Grill Central
7 reviews
6.62 km away
Juicy Gossip
8 reviews
4.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Faisal Mosque
549 reviews
10.66 km away
Taxila Museum
28 reviews
14.80 km away
Ayub National Park
54 reviews
16.60 km away
Margalla Hills
211 reviews
21.15 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Pakistan Railways Heritage Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit