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Nice museum

A free attraction of train history in Recife. Lots of old equipment, train engines, cranes and... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2017
355stevez
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Nashville, Tennessee
via mobile
There is a Garrat inside

The discovery of this museum was by chance as it is not mentioned in any tourist literature. It is... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2015
ajaceman
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Vancouver
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21 Feb 2017
“Nice museum ”
17 Oct 2015
“There is a Garrat inside”
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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

A free attraction of train history in Recife. Lots of old equipment, train engines, cranes and displays. Only problem is all explanations are in Portuguese. Can tour in less than an hour if don't read Portuguese.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 17 October 2015

The discovery of this museum was by chance as it is not mentioned in any tourist literature. It is a must for rail fans, especially if you like steam engines. One of the displays is a massive 2-8-4 + 4-8-2 Beyer Peacock Garrat locomotive, one...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank ajaceman
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