The Delhi national rail museum is one of the most famous rail museums in India. For me, It was a spontaneous place to visit in Delhi. Usually, I only visit museums if I have extra time on my trip. I was recommended to visit the national rail museum in Delhi by my local friend and was glad I visited it.
The Indian railways are one of the largest rail networks in the world. It is our principal mode of transport here in India. This museum in New Delhi delightfully displays our rail heritage which has a history of over 2 centuries.
Its a treat for the rail fanatics all over the world and can easily be recommended as a must-visit place in New Delhi. This train museum in Delhi exhibits our rail heritage, exquisite locomotive, train rides, and much more. You can bring kids for the visit too as it will be an amazing way to learn and experience.
Rail Museum Delhi Ticket Price – INR 100/- for Adults, they also have various packages. (Prices may vary on weekends)
Timings – Daily from 9 am-6 pm
Duration – 1 hour (Depends on Yourself)
Things to do – Must visit place for all the railway lovers.
Top 10 Reasons to Visit the National Rail Museum in Delhi
- A breathtaking collection of Indian railway heritage
- Outdoor gallery
- Amazing indoor section
- Rare Locomotives of India
- Photo Opportunities
- Royal Collection
- Rides and Simulators
- The railway restaurant
- Eventful calendar
Delhi National Rail Museum Gallery
In the above picture, the model displays the role of railways during the independence struggle. Mahatma Gandhi traveled the vast country by railway to spread the non-violent independence movement. Railway coaches carried posters of the Quit India movement. wherever Mahatma went, people crowded railway stations to listen to him.
How to Reach Delhi National Rail Museum?
You can visit the National Rail Museum in Delhi by local transport. You can also choose to travel by metro. The nearest metro station to the India gate is Jor Bagh metro station on the yellow line. It will take you 15-20 minutes to reach your destination.
Location – Chanakyapuri, New Delhi, Delhi 110021
Other Famous Places to Visit in Delhi
1 – India Gate
2- Agrasen ki Baoli
3 – Lotus Temple
4 – Lodhi Garden
5 – Safdarjung Tomb
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