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Regional Rail Museum Howrah

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Address: Foreshore Road, Howrah 711 101, India
Phone Number: 033 - 2641 3709
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Ideally doesn't feature on one's touristy agenda. However, it is right on the Howrah station, which means most tourists anyway pass by it. It's a great place to spend a couple of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Ideally doesn't feature on one's touristy agenda. However, it is right on the Howrah station, which means most tourists anyway pass by it. It's a great place to spend a couple of hours and take a dip into the history of the railway and colonialism in India.

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Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

This museum is located besides the famous Howrah Railway Station, thus is having easy access from all rail route terminating at Howrah. it provides past glory of the Indian Railways with display of locomotives, carriages etc.A toy train in the museum is attractive specially for children

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Situated right besides the iconic howrah railway station, the museum provides a glimpse into the past glory of the Indian Railways with a number of defunct and out of service locomotives and carriages put on display. The place gives a sense of nostalgia to any railway lover or fan. There is a small toy train in the museum which offers... More 

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