Chennai is a major cultural and commercial center of the India which is also famous as a name Madras. The city is a prominent center for Tamil film industry and hosts many cultural event, musical shows. Fort St. George, Kamaraj Memorial House, Adeeswar Temple, Senate House, Kamaraj Memorial House, Kapaleeswarar temple, Covelong Beach and Marina Beach are the famous pilgrimage and entertainment centers of the Chennai city.
If you are a train lover and RailFan, and want to know about the history and development concepts then the Regional Railway Museum is a must watch place of this city. This railway museum was inaugurated in the year 2002 and consists of different various models of bogies, trucks, coaches and different types of trains. The museum will amaze you with its history, past, development and presentation. Live exhibits of Nilgiri Mountain Railway, MG EMU, GM salon, Meter gauge EMU, The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, gauge coaches and numerous types of rail engines are the main attractions of the Regional Railway Museum. Moreover the live models of train’s signals, automatic signals, track crossings and the 3 tier model of running trains in Chennai are must watch exhibits of the museum.
- Location: Near ICF bus stand, new Avadi Road, Chennai
If you are planning your itinerary to visit the museum then the travelling through flight option will be very convenient and time saving for you. Chennai International Airport which is situated in the south part of Chennai is the nearest Airport from the Regional Railway Museum. You can easily take a private cab or a taxi from outside the Airport. Visit flights.com and get your cheapest air tickets now!