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Nice African Architecture at Railway Station

It was a central railway station at Dakar and now the service has been suspended due to renovation... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mdkamar
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
If your a train nut......

You have to see it because it’s part of the history of African railway. They’ve built a new... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
bchawaii
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Dakar, Senegal
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3 weeks ago
“Nice African Architecture at Railway Station”
Jun 18, 2018
“If your a train nut......”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a central railway station at Dakar and now the service has been suspended due to renovation. But the nice architecture on the front way of railway station has been maintained as earlier bearing it's old heritage and culture. It looks so beautiful.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

You have to see it because it’s part of the history of African railway. They’ve built a new entrance at the front for the fast train to the new airport and beyond but more importantly they’re rehabbing the original station at some great expense.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed March 21, 2018

A colonial building. luckily it is saved and it will be renovated. Not much to say about it. The renovation plans are promising.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2017

Signs posted outside say the renovation will be complete by 2019. I doubt it. Too bad it fell into disrepair, looks like it could have been cool back in the day

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed June 22, 2017

The railway station was closed a few years ago but the railway station remains. Apparently the station will be redeveloped and trust the Government forces the developers to keep the façade. A number of people who appeared to living in the old station.

Date of experience: May 2017
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