Old Ghan Museum, Alice Springs

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The Old Ghan Heritage Railway and Museum is a railway museum in Alice Springs, Northern Territory, with a tourist railway attached. It is operated by the Road Transport Historical Society, which also operates the adjacent National Road Transport Hall of Fame.
The museum contains narrow gauge equipment from the original Central Australian Railway which operated to Alice Springs from 1929 to c1980 until replaced by a flood-free standard gauge line.
Norris Bell Avenue Alice Springs Northern Territory 0870
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  • The Old Ghan Museum was interesting but a little old fashioned. Lots of reading in small print. The railway enthusiast in our group had a ball!  more »
  • If you are interested in trains, you will enjoy this, though they don't have a lot of carriages and it is a bit of a drive out of town.  more »
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  • What a place to wonder around and be amazed at a beautiful era in our past.
  • Tearooms weren't open. Museum is a bit hard to get into, needs some more signposting. Lots of memorabilia and photos. Could do with some decluttering. Disappointed we couldn't look inside the actual Ghan carriages. Mini train ride was fun. Staffed entirely by volunteers and they need help to make this into a top attraction.

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