Railwaymuseum 4, Camlik, Turkey

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Taken the 15/08/09
This gives a little overview of the open-air museum. The railway station of Camlik had been built in 1856 by the Britains. It's on the way from Izmir to Aydin. Not far away from the station there was a tunnel that broke down. This caused a diversion of the railroad and a new station. A railway enthusiast made it possible to get the old broken locomotives and establish a museum. ( By the way: the museum is promoted as the biggest European locomotive museum, although it's geographically in Asia. That tells a lot about the way how Turks feel: as European.)
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Latitude: 37° 53' 3" N, Longitude: 27° 22' 55" E see »

Location: Turkey

Comments on panorama:

This is amazing museum indeed! Such beautiful park inhabited with trains... very nice atmosphere in evening :)
By Vil Muhametshin | 21/03/11 - 12:24:38 GMT +0100
I hope to be able to go there again this summer. Then I'll have more time and do some panos from the inside. One of the cars was especially for Atatürk with bedroom and bathroom.
By Heiner Straesser | 21/03/11 - 13:02:08 GMT +0100

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