The National Rail Museum is one of the main attractions of Delhi. It portrays the railway heritage of India. The museum is located in Chanakyapuri and was established on Feb 1st, 1977. The museum has a collection of over 100 exhibits of Indian Railways. It has both static and working models, signalling equipment, antique furniture, historical photos and literature related to the same, etc.
It is also known for its coaches that include the Prince of Wales Saloon and the Maharaja of Mysore's Saloon. Some of the other famous attractions of the museum are The Fairy Queen, Patiala State Monorail Trainways, Fire Engine, Crane Tank, Kalka Shimla Rail Bus, Fireless Steam Locomotive, Betty Tramways, among the rest.
The Fairy Queen, the world's oldest operative steam locomotive, is also certified by the Guinness Book of Records. The toy train that takes you through a ride around the museum is also an attraction of the Rail Museum. The museum is open on all days except Mondays and is open from 10 am to 6 pm.