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Visit Railway Museum

Located on Krishnaraja Sagar Road, the Railway Museum of Mysore is second only after the National Railway Museum, New Delhi. The museum is situated in front of the Central Food and Technology Institute and was set up in the year 1979.

Located on Krishnaraja Sagar Road, the Railway Museum of Mysore is second only after the National Railway Museum, New Delhi. The museum is situated in front of the Central Food and Technology Institute and was set up in the year 1979.

The Railway Museum has a number of galleries which depict the development and growth of railway systems in India. These can be noticed from the locomotives, photographs and painting depicted in these galleries. One can view the lights and signals which were initially used and even the mini railway which operated on battery.

The first engine ever used can be spotted at the entrance. Railway coaches used by Mysore Maharaja, photograph of Austin Model of 1925, Saloon Carriage of Maharani and Wagnall 119 ER are among the major attractions of the Railway Museum. Apart from these, AWG Bagnall No.1625, locomotives built by North British Locomotive Co and W.G.Bagnall are also displayed at the museum.

A working model of the steam locomotive designed by technicians from Mechanical Department can be seen here. The museum includes mini rides on trains and a small kids’ play park.

Open:Every day

Visiting Timings:1000 Hrs to 1730 Hrs

Timing

All days of the week except Sunday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

PREFFERED BY

Fun Lovers ,Experience Seekers

TIME SPENT

2 to 3 Hours

ENTRY FEE

Rs 15 Per Person

Quick Info

  • Attractions

    Heritage
  • Altitude

    763 m
  • STD Code

    0821
  • Best Season

    Sept – March
  • State/Code

    /5700xx
  • LANGUAGES

    Kannada, English, Hindi