It is only fitting that the first city in China to develop railway lines lays claim to the largest railroad museum in the ... More
Shenyang Steam Locomotive Exhibition Hall
It is only fitting that the first city in China to develop railway lines lays claim to the largest railroad museum in the country. The Engine Exhibition Hall, its most impressive display, houses 20 steam engines from all over the globe. A DB1 miniature steam locomotive from America, the museum's oldest, dates back to 1907. And there is also a rare Japanese SL 7 steam locomotive built by Suzuki. The Popular Science Exhibition Hall is also a crowd pleaser and is known to make visitors ponder the marvels of machinery as well as why this museum is located in the Shenyang Botanical Garden .
A great place for fans of steam locomotives, six of which are still in operation. The museum was opened in
1972 on the hundredth anniversary of the first railways in Japan. You can climb up into the cabs of ...
Opened in 1959, this exceptionally green patch of land rates as one of Shenyang's showcase attractions. More than 1,000 species
of flowers, trees, and shrubs grace the grounds, meshing perfectly with the ponds and ornate bridges that dot the ...
Besides recording the history of the Chinese militia, the museum also has a collection of over 5,000 weapons from 23
countries, including China, Russia, and Japan. Among them are pistols the size of a pen and a 300 millimeter ...