National Rail Museum

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Age Group
2 to 60
Key Attractions
Indoor air conditioned gallery, a Toy train - take a ride around the rail museum by toy train and view the real size exhibits of the yester years, a children's park - Kids can enjoy swings and slides and boating and kayakaying - On summer day, beat the heat rafting across waters and get charged up for a cool day.
Visit Duration
2 to 3 Hours
Days & Timings
April - September:
Entry - 9:30 AM to 7:30 PM
Last Entry - 7:00 PM
October - March:
Entry - 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Last Entry - 5:00 PM
Lunch - 1:00 AM to 1:30 PM. Closed on Monday & National Holidays.
Tickets/Entry Fee
Cash Payment.
Adult : Rs.20/- , child - Rs.10/- (between 3-12years)
Toy Train : Adult : Rs.10/- , child - Rs.5/-
Steam Mono Rail: Adult : Rs.20/- , child - Rs.10/-
Boating / Rafting : Adult : Rs.20/- , child - Rs.10/-
Kayaking : Rs.100/- for 15 min (For 2), Rs.50/- for 15min (For 2)
Canoeing: Rs.100/-
Also, charted run for Mono Rail on any day except for Sunday for 3 hour - Rs.500/- (Booking in advance by at least 7 days)

50% discount for Educational Institutions (Group of 30 & above)
Food & Water Facility
Cafeteria/ Canteen in the premise.
Restroom Available

National Rail Museum is the focus of India - a source of fascination and interest in railways for all. Sprawling over 11 acres, and having about 90 real size exhibits like different types of locomotives, royal saloons, cranes, wagons, furniture etc. The museum promises to take its visitors on an exciting journey into the railway history, heritage and its contribution to the industrial and economical progress of the country.


Monorail : Ride and have fun on the Mono Rail of erstwhile Maharaja of Patiala state. Built in 1907 by Orenstein and Koppel, Berlin, Germany; is the only working steam monorail in the world (run only on Sunday or prior booking).

Contact Person
Information Desk
Contact No.
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Visit Us
National Rail Museum, Diplomatic Enclave, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi DL IN - 110021   Chanakyapuri   Nearest Metro Station: Jor Bagh (Yellow Line)
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  • Same charm and fascination as it offered 25 years ago
    May 02,2014
    I visited this place during my childhood when I was 10 years old. Last year I was on business trip to Delhi and was having some free time on weekends. So I visited this place after almost 25 years along with my friend and his family, which included his two sons of 4 and 8 years. The place still main... 
  • For train lovers :)
    May 01,2014
    Visiting this place after 14 years with my kid was a fun and nostalgic too ! Enjoying the ride in the toy train was equally excited for me and my kiddo. Lots of Trains and their Engines are available at display this place along with the history of locomotives. This place is a must visit for children... 
  • Amazing experience, but needs improvement.
    Jan 27,2014
    I visited National Rail Museum with my kids ( 5yrs and 8yrs) and wife. I will suggest this is the place to go for every kid. Kids might have seen trains and engines from far away or only while we travel but this place gives them to experience Big Train Engines. They can climb, touch feel Big Engines... 
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