We have visited Railway History museum recently with family. Interesting place. Lots of interactive stands describing the history of railway in Latvia. Real trains outside to watch. Something also inside the hall to see the train inside as well. The day we visited museum there was an opportunity to enjoy the "Lilliputian railway" - amazing work by several international professionals... 更多
This small museum has a large collection of engines and cars to explore outside as well as several interactive exhibits inside. My three year old and I enjoyed walking around all the cars and engines outside. We also enjoyed the indoor exhibits that I thought were very well done. Several exhibits were sensory-based; for example, one portrayed train travel through... 更多
The railway museum has a good selection of diesel engines, many coaches and good wagons and two mainstream large Russian built steam locomotives. Indoors there are some good interactive displays and very good for kids.
Situated just past the new National Library across the river (tram n°4 from downtown Rīga), this museum may not be in a league with its equivalent in York (UK) but it is well worth a visit. They have a small but impressive collection of huge locomotives from Soviet times.
First went to this museum in 2005 so was interested to see whether it had changed in the ensuing 11 years. The answer was that it certainly had, with more displays inside the main building, as well as further exhibits of real railway equipment outside. There is further scope for displays within the building at some stage, but a significant... 更多
couple euros to enter lovely bit history even go on some the trains worth a visit, plenty trains to see came across this attraction by accident after visiting another attraction
Located almost alongside the fabulous National Library in a former railway freight depot the museum has a comprehensive external display of locomotives -both steam and diesel- each explained in English language. Inside the depot full use has been made of the latest museum technology. Suitcases open at the touch of a button to tell the story of their former, often... 更多