Locomotive Museum

Akaa, Finland

Locomotive Museum is a special museum of locomotives repaired by expert amateurs. The collection of the museum, located in the old roundhouse (1876), consists of locomotives of Finnish State Railways as well as of some private railways, among them steam locomotives and diesel railcars. Additonal items on display include scale models, photographs, drawings and other materials related to railways.

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Ryödintie 15, Akaa, Finland
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Details

Founded: 1979
Category: Museums in Finland
Historical period: Independency (Finland)

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4.4/5 (based on Google user reviews)

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Oscar Corgan (12 months ago)
Toijalan veturitallissa sijaitseva veturimuseo on ainutlaatuinen palanen suomalaista historiaa. Esillä on useampi veturi useammalta vuosikymmeneltä. Palasta historiaa tarjoaa myös oheislaitteet, pienoismallit ja muu raidehistoriallinen esineistö. Paikka on rauhallinen ja viileä kesäisin ja sijaitsee radan varrella. Pienille on tarjolla ohimeneviä lähijunia sekä tavarajuna turvallisen etäisyyden päässä.
Erkki Koponen (12 months ago)
Good guidance and service "I recommend"
Kari Keidas (13 months ago)
Ainutlaatuinen veturi- ym. ratakaluston museo Akaan Toijalan asemaa vastapäätä radan toisella puolla. Kannattaa vierailla ?
Anne Tervi (2 years ago)
The Types of Locomotive Museum Society does a really great job of restoring and rescuing old equipment and maintaining the Locomotive Museum.
Jari Sundman (2 years ago)
There is a lot to see in the Locomotive Museum for those interested in locomotives, the havina of the winds of past years and history. The whole place as a whole, the former locomotive garage that has been in use just as it should be, gives a great setting, the proportions of what the past has been like. Even when you get those authentic locomotive sounds, smells, low pounding caused by locomotives back. The scents of the place itself have not been lost. There is also a lot of other stuff, items that belong to trains, to travel by rail. A nice cafe that fits the theme. A great place as a whole for a visitor who is interested in these, yes time will pass here.
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