Railway Museum, Livingstone

3.0
#2 of 13 in Museums in Zambia
See Zambia’s preserved railway heritage at Railway Museum. The museum displays some of the best-preserved examples of the country’s historical forms of transport, ranging from vintage steam locomotives and ancient coaches to minor railway memorabilia. Part of the complex also includes a small museum detailing the history and tradition of the Jewish community in Zambia. Tour the museum with a professional guide and find out about the evolution of the machines, from the colonial era to the days of independence. See the detailed features on cars and trains that were once used in the region, with maps showing the railways around the country’s borders. Plan to visit Railway Museum and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Livingstone attractions using our Livingstone trip itinerary planning app .
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  • This museum is well worth a visit especially if you have kids. They had a ball climbing on all the old trains. The attached Jewish Museum provides a fascinating account of Zambian history.  more »
  • Quite a high entry fee, and not worth it even for a die-hard history-nut like me. Small displays on the history of the railway and the sawmills, and a cluster of locomotives rusting silently in the ho...  more »
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  • Great historical place ever
  • Nice place to visit
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