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The Finnish Railway Museum

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Well presented museum!

If you are at all interested in railways, well worth a visit. Very well presented and almost... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
simon_bass1
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Travel through Finnish History through trains

A compact museum with original engines and carriages showcasing Finnish history. Nicely structures... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
Romy K
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Hyvinkaeaenkatu 9, Hyvinkaa 05800, Finland
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

If you are at all interested in railways, well worth a visit. Very well presented and almost everything in English - main exception was the Tsar's Imperial Train but that explains itself! Interesting that they started to build up the collection from the 1920's, so...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018

A compact museum with original engines and carriages showcasing Finnish history. Nicely structures tours and allowance to take photographs, makes it a must visit when in Hyvinkää.

1  Thank Romy K
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Went as family visit with young children, even if you do not have a great interest in the railways, there is something for everyone, with lots of trains, carriages and railway equipment to see, well worth taking time to see it all. For those with...More

2  Thank Varaloba O
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We've there with 2 yo child and spend there almost all day. He did not want to leave. Nice place with little railway and mini-trains outdoor. Buy a licket for 1 euro for this train and kid can make little journey as many times as...More

1  Thank Julia F
Reviewed 11 April 2017

It is a typical museum. There are many static exhibits of old and not so old railway locomotives and coaches. The staff are informative. What makes this place come alive for families is the August weekend open days where a live steam engine or old...More

Thank Geoffrey N
Reviewed 17 November 2016

This museum is an interesting place even for people who don't have special interest for trains. Alltogether it is nice wholeness as beside of trains there's also former train station from 1870s and engine shed, with an exhibitions of workes and passengers from old times....More

Thank Ville4321
Reviewed 25 September 2016

If you are traveling with kids or with at least a bit of interest in trains this is the place to visit in Hyvinkää. Old engines and imperial cars are available to see through the windows. One hall allows you to enter a smaller one...More

Thank Martti P
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Really worth to visit. Lots of to see and do. At summer they have a nice cafeteria outside of museum. Museum day at August there is a funny little train going around small railroad. You have to see this...

Thank Eatandjudge
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Nicely set large collection of well-preserved locomotives and wagons, including the imperial train of Russian Emperor. Would have been nice to be allowed to enter some of them. My daughter who typically complains about visiting museums was difficult to get out from this one.

Thank EijaMaija
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Finnish Railway Museum is nice place with many real old trains. There is lot of information and interesting facts about the history of railway in Finland. I recommend it for families, couples or individuals.

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