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Museo del Ferrocarril

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A Short trip back to the past (Do it if you have enough time)

Lovely ambient at the museum, which is located in front of the Plaza de toros, 4km away from the... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Turi M
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Castelar, Argentina
Sadly not open

We arrived at 11:30 and it should have opened at 11:00. It looks interesting that is if you can get... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2016
sigzag
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Peyia, Cyprus
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15 Oct 2017
“A Short trip back to the past (Do it if you have enough time)”
26 Jan 2016
“Sadly not open”
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PRIVATE COLLECTION Railroad Museum: Colonia, Uruguay is the major Railway museum. Station, Signal Box and the Warehouse, have been constructed as a true copy of original railway buildings. The wagons that are parked in front of her, are Railway...more
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Real de San Carlos | Circunvalacion Plaza de Toros, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Lovely ambient at the museum, which is located in front of the Plaza de toros, 4km away from the center of Colonia aproximately, I went by car but I would recommend going by bike, because there are plenty of beaches in the way to the...More

Thank Turi M
Reviewed 27 January 2016

We arrived at 11:30 and it should have opened at 11:00. It looks interesting that is if you can get in. A very long eat to come and find that nobody is there to open for visitors. Shame

Thank sigzag
Reviewed 27 January 2016

We were told to visit the train museum after visiting Plaza del Torros. Got to Plaza del Torros : closed because it's too dangerous. Nearby museum of trains also closed ... No reason for it, should have been opened. We walked on the outside and...More

Thank Lovetotraveldubai
Reviewed 1 December 2015

Travel back in time in an old trolley where you can enjoy food and wine in a romantic, cozy ambiance!

Thank Dania H
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

This is about as near To a real train as we got!! Beautiful carriages, especially The restaurant. We did not eat here but it looked high end!! For only 20 pesos, why not?

Thank PaulMarc
Reviewed 19 June 2015

A good idea . Old railroad carriages redone and updated . Includes a restaurant carriage ,now offering lunch and dinner , passenger carriage and sleeping accommodation .

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Gabriela L, Diseño y Comunicación at Museo del Ferrocarril, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2015
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Reviewed 9 April 2014

The entrance fee is only 20 pesos (less than a dollar)...but do not spend it, unless you want to eat or have a drink at the El Tren Restaurant.

Thank AMISTAD144
Reviewed 19 September 2013

With the exception of the lovely girl in the two beautiful restaurant cars at this museum, the staff were REALLY unfriendly. We admired the restoration work on the 5 old railway carriages and didn't mind giving something towards their work, but it was very expensive...More

Thank Jane C
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