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SCMAGLEV and Railway Park

3-2-2, Kinjofuto, Minato-ku, Nagoya 455-0848, Aichi Prefecture
+81 50-3772-3910
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Haven for rail enthusiasts

As a trainspotter this museum was a must whilst I was in Japan. It did not disappoint! Whether you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Yanni V
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London, United Kingdom
Awesome for kids

A very child-friendly museum being modern and interactive. If you are not a big fan of trains... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Márk N
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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3-2-2, Kinjofuto, Minato-ku, Nagoya 455-0848, Aichi Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As a trainspotter this museum was a must whilst I was in Japan. It did not disappoint! Whether you are interested in the history, present or the future of Japanese rail then this museum has got it covered. Everything is explained in detail throughout the...More

Thank Yanni V
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very child-friendly museum being modern and interactive. If you are not a big fan of trains and/or technology, I think you can skip it. Easily accessible by underground.

Thank Márk N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No matter you like trains or not, it is worth to spend time to visit. My family have been here after visited Legoland. There are lots of real old trains. You can also learn some train and JR history. This is really an excellent place

Thank Raymond C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Something for everyone, and if you're in Japan, you will ride on one of these bullet trains! Museum is large and set up for families as well as adults, kid friendly displays with button they can push and train sets they can activate. Large area...More

Thank ggwatson27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you love Shinkansen, you are in Nagoya and can spare 2 to 3 hrs., then this is a must visit place. I suggest go in the morning - opening time and you should be finish by 12noon. Very excellent museum - you've learn a...More

Thank SWORDSMANJR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved the museum and spent probably 3 or so hours in there. There are lots of bullet trains to see and also other trains. There's an excellent miniature railway track running trains "from Tokyo to Nagoya to Osaka", quite fun to watch. There are...More

Thank Christoph L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great museum - to be reached by train. From train station 3 mins walk. Nice 'old' and 'new', including the upcoming magnetic bullet train that will be commercialised in 2020's.

Thank Hans T
Reviewed 3 November 2017

The museum features Japan's early relic trains to its latest sophisticated high speed bullet trains. We were overwhelmed by each train's beautiful design and own personalities. We enjoyed visiting the Greatest Railway Diorama room the best, where a room-sized fully-functioning diorama is housed. The diorama...More

Thank Ivan_0402
Reviewed 1 November 2017

I visited this museum as a stopover between the Fuji Five Lakes and Osaka, and it was a worthy diversion. Two of the museum’s big draws, the Shinkansen driver and train conductor simulator, control admission by a lottery (you get a ticket for each with...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Lots of trains to see, and go inside, AV presentation, Shinkansen simulator, huge model railway, etc.

Thank Aeroboffin
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