Museum car was established in 1984 at the initiative of employees of the Oktyabrskaya Railway Central Museum. The main objective of the first mobile museum was that the inhabitants of the distant corners of the oldest railway had the opportunity to get acquainted with the history and glorious traditions of the Oktyabrskaya Railway and railway transport.
Museum car exposition represents history of the railway equipment in a chronological order from the first steam engine by Cherepanovy to modern high-speed locomotives. Exposition contains voluminous exhibits such as manometers, iron spikes, driver wakefulness monitors, wartime weapon etc. Flat exposition represents notable historical periods: formation of North-West railway network, revolutionary events, achievements of the five-year-plans era, participation of railwaymen in Great Patriotic War and technical progress.
Head of Museum car is Fedotov Sergey V.
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