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Usuitouge Tetsudo Bunka Mura碓氷峠鉄道文化むら

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This is a railroad theme park located in Annaka City’s Matsuida Town established on the site of the former JR Yokokawa Locomotive Depot rail yard. The main attraction is the locomotive engineer experience in which visitors can drive a real 108-ton electric locomotive (reservation required). Inside the park is a Railway Museum where visitors can learn about the history of the now-abandoned Usui Line and the Railway Display Hall which houses more than 30 valuable train cars. Visitors can ride a steam locomotive that goes around the park, a miniature steam locomotive and a trolley train, making this park popular among both children and railroad fans alike.


Gunma Pref. Annakashi Matsuidamachiyokokawa 407-16 (Tomioka / Myogi / ShimonitaArea)

phone 0273804163

[3/1-10/31] 9:00-17:00
[11/1-2/end] 9:00-16:30
(Latest entry to the park is 30 minutes closing)

Review of Usui Toge Railroad Cultural Village

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2018/07/16 Great place to bring children
My wife and I are visiting from Canada and decided to stop in here, and wow this would be such a great place to bring children. A number of rides are available for children plus a small train that...
Reviewed:2016/05/04 Great place to visit for people of all ages.
This is a nice set in a picturesque valley. Once the locomotive depot on the mountainous line to Nagano, it has a strong focus on diesel locomotives. Every cab on every train on display is...
Reviewed:2019/12/08 楽しそうです!!


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Gunma Pref. Annakashi Matsuidamachiyokokawa 407-16 [ map ]
Tomioka / Myogi / ShimonitaArea
[3/1-10/31] 9:00-17:00
[11/1-2/end] 9:00-16:30
(Latest entry to the park is 30 minutes closing)
Tuesday (except Aug.The next day for Public holiday), 12/29-1/4
[Admission fee] Junior high school students and older500yen, Elementary School Students300yen, Elementary School StudentsFree
Parking Lot
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Others (Available only at designated locations)
Not available
Can be enjoyed even on a rainy day
Average budget
[Lunch] 1,001-3,000yen
Estimated stay time
60-120 minutes
Wheelchair accessible
Infant friendly

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN


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