Tsuruga Railway Museum (Former Tsuruga Port Station Building)
A museum located within Kanegasaki Ryokuchi Park in Kanegasaki-cho, Tsuruga City. The building is a reproduction of the departure and arrival station for the Europe-Asia International Express that ran from Tokyo to Tsuruga Port. Inside the museum are exhibits on the history of Tsuruga's railways as well as actual railway materials and models.
- Fukui Tsuruga-shi Minatomachi 1-25 Map
- Wednesday(The next day for public holidays), New Year's holiday(12/29-1/3)
- Parking Lot
※Fridaygasaki Ryokuchi public parking
- Not available
- Can be enjoyed even on a rainy day
- Estimated stay time
- 0-30 minutes
- Wheelchair accessible
- Infant friendly
- Pet friendly
- Not available
Information Sources: NAVITIME JAPAN
- Gateway to Europe
- Tsuruga was once a gateway to Europe, and people took a ship to Vladivostok from the terminal which was once located near this museum. That’s why Tsuruga was one of the first places where railroad...
- Small rail museum
- Railroad fans might enjoy seeing the evolution of rail service in the small town of Tsuruga. The exhibits aren’t really focused towards children. Rail historians that can read Japanese language...
- Nice view, relaxing environment
- Tsuruga is a small town but was once the gateway to Europe. The museum is a once a railway station but is now disused. The place is small but the setting is great. Its by the seaside and next to a...
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- m | On foot about minutes
There is no Station nearby. There is no Bus Stop nearby. There is no Parking nearby. There is no IC nearby.