Bkksitedotcom1H32.gif (13508 bytes)

        Railway Museum
              ( The Hall of Fame )

Back to :  www.bangkoksite.com
Places to See

RRMuseum1.JPG (30781 bytes)
RRMuseum2.JPG (22167 bytes)

RRMuseum5.JPG (22046 bytes)
(Bangkoksite Digital Photos taken on Nov. 3, 2001)

Hall of Fame / Museum of the State Railway Department
of Thailand is located at Kamphaengphet Rd., near
Chatuchak week-end market. Old steam locomotives,
passenger cars, and many others are collected here.

RRMuseum4.JPG (22713 bytes)

RRMuseum3.JPG (23880 bytes)
The tram-car pulled by horses was first used
in Thailand in 1887. The electric tram-car began
operation in 1892. This tram-car was built in
1892, so it may be the first or one of the first
electric tram-car in Thailand.


Hit Counter
Since : November 3, 2001