The New Kyoto Train Museum
Focus on Japanese Trains
A new Japan train museum is opening in Kyoto in spring 2016, just a few minutes' walk from Kyoto Station!
Kyoto Train Museum
You can take an upclose look at the first model of shinkansen and at a 500 series shinkansen bullet train (the first to travel more than 300 kph).
To learn more about the history of the shinkansen, click here.
- an orange Osaka Loop Line Train
- a Twilight Express trains which was one the most famous overnight trains between Osaka and Sapporo.
- the train "La malle de bois" riding between Okayama and Uno.
- the Anpanman train riding between Okayama and Matsushima
You can even buy a bento and enjoy it in the dedicated train !
What’s more, a new JR train station just next to the museum is under construction.