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Museo Ferroviario de Santiago

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Address: Quinta Normal, Santiago 8320000, Chile
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Nice experience with the family

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... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 December 2015
John N
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Santiago, Chile
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3 of 5 bubbles 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.

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5 of 5 bubbles 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 examples of American, European, and Japanese, as well as Chilean–made, engines spanning nearly the entire... More 

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Santiago, Chile
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 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. It's very affordable and you don't need more than an hour to see everything. Just... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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5 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Santiago, Chile
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 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.

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4 of 5 bubbles 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 worth a visit for anyone interested in trains. Good luck!

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Santiago, Chile
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015

A great place for families, especially on the weekend. There are many different trains to see and it seems as though on the weekends you can climb on some of the trains. It's also super inexpensive and great when combined with a visit to Quinta Normal Park and the other museums there (Artequin or Natural History Museum).

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Calama, Chile
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

We visited for my son's third birthday as we were already in Santiago on other business. He is a big train fan and completely loved the outdoor museum but my husband and I were pleasantly surprised at how much we and our older daughters (6 yrs) enjoyed it. The park is nicely laid out and you can board several of... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2015

This museum of trains Is a sight to see with all the different trains but we had a hard time keeping our small children entertained. After seeing like the first few they lost interest. Your only aloud to climb aboard two trains and the one cabin train is the best. I do however like that the informational signs are in... More 

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