19th Century Hall - SL and Piano Museum

This museum near Kyoto opened in 2003 and has some locomotives, an organ and a piano.


In Arashiyama near Kyoto just next to JR Saga Arashiyama station on the Sagano Line.
Next door is Saga Torokko station of the Sagano Scenic Railway (observation cars hauled by DE10-1104 and 1156).

List of Rolling Stock

The following locomotives are on display: D51-51, C56-98, C58-48, 040T no 1 "Wakataka", replica hand car, plus smokebox of D51-603 and loco cabs (eg EF66-49).

Other Facilities

Large diorama of Kyoto; pianos; 24 paintings by Monet (6 on railways)

There was a report on this museum in Japanese Railway Society magazine Bullet-In 56

Museum Website (Japanese)

Hall Website (English)

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