Mysuru, Oct 05, 2021: South Western Railway has decided to extend the working hours of the Mysuru Rail Museum during Dasara.
The decision has been taken following demand from the public. From October 7 to 15 the working hours will be extended up to 8 pm.
All the outdoor exhibits like vintage steam locomotives, coaches, inspection carriages, goods wagons, crane, toy train, and others will be illuminated to provide a breathtaking experience for the visitors. For the benefit of the public, there will be no weekly holiday on Tuesday (Oct 12).
The visitors will not be permitted to carry any handbags/backpacks into the Rail Museum premises. Consumption of food/beverages brought from outside is strictly prohibited. Still, photography with SLR/DSLR will be permitted on payment of the prescribed charges at the reception counter.
Rahul Agarwal, Divisional Railway Manager, South Western Railway, Mysuru Division has urged the visitors to strictly follow all the Covid-related protocols during their time in the Rail Museum premises.
He has further stated that the Railways reserves the right to restrict the admission of visitors at any time to ensure Covid-appropriate behavior. He has sought the full cooperation of the visitors to create a safe environment within the Rail Museum premises.