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Tobu Museum

4-28-16 Higashimukojima, Sumida 131-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3614-8811
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Tobu Railway Museum

Located at a walking distance from Hikifune station and right below the Higashi Mukojima station of... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2018
Joy_Sinha
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Good for train lovers

The tobu railway is a train company that runs along my grandparents house and we get free tickets... read more

Reviewed April 3, 2017
Yota T
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4-28-16 Higashimukojima, Sumida 131-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
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+81 3-3614-8811
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Located at a walking distance from Hikifune station and right below the Higashi Mukojima station of Tobu Railways. The museum is mostly am exhibit of the Tobu railway company with its history and numerous small scale exhibits. There are few old original locomotive and Carriages...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2017

The tobu railway is a train company that runs along my grandparents house and we get free tickets. Anyway the tobu museum is a excellent place. I live in Australia go back to Japan every year go here every year. Really interesting. Go early to...More

Thank Yota T
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Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

If I could read Japanese, I would have given this museum 4 stars. But aside from the pamphlet in English which gives a floor layout, there aren't enough English explanations. The museum has plenty to offer with simulated Steam train operation, historic trains, dioramas, simulators...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2015

Really liked the place. Went by public transportation and all the models are really nice. Done with very minute details, specially good for the photographs

Thank Puneet B
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Reviewed 4 October 2015

The Tobu Museum was a surprise as we just passed by it by chance. It was so informative and well managed and spotless clean that we stayed longer than we had time allocated.

Thank 387georgew
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Reviewed 9 September 2015

Nice little Museum. They have a German style N Scale layout, including the 'Brandenburger Tor' what surprised me a little, since I did not expect parts of my hometown in a Japanese Rail Museum. You can sit in an Limited Express Kegon, and there is...More

Thank Sascha M
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Reviewed 25 July 2015

Compact but very well organised. Easy navigation within the musuem if you have small children My son was ecstatic to be able see the retro train carriages up close. Staff at the train simulators were helpful and patient, and made the experience a excellent fun...More

Thank Chafee
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Reviewed 4 July 2015

Tobu Railway Museum is small and located inside the train station and under the Tobu Line it's self. Has 6 trains inside and 4 sets outside and if you like to walk 5 minutes, you can see the second steam locomotive near by. I have...More

Thank Odakyumatt
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Reviewed 3 October 2014

The touch screen intro is very interesting and nice. Night view is so beautiful! It's nice to spend couple of hours there. Depends... Some people can finish the tour in 20 minutes.

1  Thank flymanmel
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