Distance from Kandy – 14.7 km (32 minutes)
National Railway Museum is situated in Kadugannawa in the Kandy district. It is owned by Sri Lanka Railways. The railway museum was opened on the 27th of December, 2014 in order to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the railway service in Sri Lanka. This museum was previously located in Colombo. It consists of a number of artifacts related to the locomotive industry including rail cars, trolleys, carriages locomotives, machines and various equipment which were used since the beginning of Sri Lanka Railway.
Getting to National Railway Museum – Kadugannawa
From Kandy travel along the Kandy Road passing Peradeniya and Pilimathalawa up to Kadugannawa to reach the National Railway Museum.