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Winnipeg Railway Museum

123 Main Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
+1 204-942-4632
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Nice Family Outing

I got to Winnipeg a day before a conference and had some time to check out a few attractions. Like... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Victoria, Canada
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Hidden Gem

We have lived here all our lived and never visited the museum, which is a shame. The museum has... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Winnipeg, Canada
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123 Main Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
+1 204-942-4632
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I got to Winnipeg a day before a conference and had some time to check out a few attractions. Like most Railway museums, this is a great one for a family outing. If you have a fan of Thomas or like history, check it out...More

Thank ProfAragon
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have lived here all our lived and never visited the museum, which is a shame. The museum has lots to offer. Lots of trains to see and lots to learn. We will be back.

Thank AshleyB196
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There's an awful lot to see in the Winnipeg downtown area, especially around the Forks district. Although not the most astounding museum in town, the Railway Museum is a nice reprieve from the world class Human Rights Museum and the rather upper-crust Hotel Fort Garry....More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Winnipeg Railway Museum today, May 28. It was difficult for my dad to get up the stairs as they do not have an elevator but the Museum is excellent for old and young alike. They have such a variety of things to...More

Thank lettsd2017
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Went through the museum on a cool April day. Place is basically outdoors, so pick a warm day for more enjoyment. Some interesting exhibits, but unless you are a real railway buff, not super exciting. Have to rate no more than a 6 out of...More

Thank scmed
Reviewed April 16, 2017

The Railway Museum was something my boyfriend and I quickly decided to do. It had a cheap entry fee, $5 CAD, which was great but reflected the atmosphere of the museum. We visited in April and although it was a sunny day, the museum itself...More

Thank Laura G
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

I love old trains ! And sure I didn't get disappointed ! Selection of trains is small but they used very interesting models , and unusual trains . There is many cars that were somehow involved in the railway business and many of the other...More

Thank Bohemian_me84
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Starting humbly several years ago, the Winnipeg Railway Museum is run by a dedicated group of train enthusiasts bent on preserving the past before it slips away, and with sharing it with the wide-eyed youth that now come to see the trains and their exhibits....More

Thank Frank W
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Great for people of all ages who love steam engine trains! Our grandchildren would not leave, they were so entranced. You would have to go to Germany for something better!

Thank NickPembina
Reviewed February 8, 2017

And a true labour of love. Housed in the city's centre, adn easily accessible by public transport, it offers a fine selection of exhibits, both large and small to interest even the most jaded visitor. For railway lovers it is brilliant; for history buffs it...More

Thank MaxGlobetrotter
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