The Railway Museum

US $72.00 / Person

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Hi! I'm Shogo Nagai.

I will guide you!

Description of this tour

The Railway Museum is located 32km north from Tokyo station and one of best railway museums in the world.
There are five sections in the museum, Rolling stock, Science, Job, Future and History.
More than 40 actual cars are on the display.
You can enjoy many attractions including a driving simulator of steam locomotive, mini trains driving, diorama and many kinds of railway related movies.
From small kids to railroad enthusiasts, everybody can enjoy this museum.
This tour is guided by Japanese railway specialist who is used be a railway official.
At lunch time you can enjoy the lunch boxes that are actually selling at the railway stations or you can eat meals that ware used be served in the restaurant car of long distance trains.

Hello my name is Shogo Nagai. Please call me “Sean”
Born and raised at the traditional shopping, entertainment and residential area (Shitamachi) in Tokyo Japan and still live in this area now.
I am a “National Government Licensed Guide Interpreter” (English).
I have experiences guiding Shitamachi area in Tokyo.
I am very happy to guide Japanese culture, history, arts and ordinary life of commoners for tourists from all over the world.
I like sports, Baseball, Rugby, Soccer, Rowing and Golf.
In my free time I go to museums of art and libraries also go to scenic and historical interest spots in Tokyo area and Kansai area.


Sample Tour Timeline

08:30 AM
Your hotel lobby.

Meeting point.
Go to the nearest railway station and get on the train to The railway museum.

08:30 AM
Your hotel lobby.

Meeting point.
Go to the nearest railway station and get on the train to The railway museum.

10:00 AM
The Railway Museum

Enter The Railway Museum.
Start the special curator's tour with translator to see the actual railway cars of the past and to enjoy various special exhibits.

10:00 AM
The Railway Museum

Enter The Railway Museum.
Start the special curator's tour with translator to see the actual railway cars of the past and to enjoy various special exhibits.

12:00 PM
Main turn-table in the museum

To observe the famous attraction, turn-table operation with Steam-locomotive.

12:00 PM
Main turn-table in the museum

To observe the famous attraction, turn-table operation with Steam-locomotive.

12:30 PM
The entrance of the Mseum.

Dismissing point.
But after this point, If the customer want to stay in this museum or to go to any other destination, It’s up to customer ‘s choice and the tour will dismiss at this point. In the museum, there are food court and restaurant , so you can enjoy lunch. Also there is a Museum shop for shopping souvenirs.

12:30 PM
The entrance of the Mseum.

Dismissing point.
But after this point, If the customer want to stay in this museum or to go to any other destination, It’s up to customer ‘s choice and the tour will dismiss at this point. In the museum, there are food court and restaurant , so you can enjoy lunch. Also there is a Museum shop for shopping souvenirs.

Additional Details

Where we meet

Your hotel lobby.

What's included
Things you need
  • Lunch(approx. US $10.00)
  • Admission fee(approx. US $12.00)
  • Transport expenses(approx. US $15.00)
Notes:

The railway museum closes on Tuesdays.
Minimum number of participants is two people.

Guest Requirements

Anyone can join this tour.

Cancellation Policy

Any trip or experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.