Legacy Railway Museum, Lagos.

Jaekel House, Federal Road, Railway Compound, Ebute Metta

Legacy Railway Museum Description

History of Legacy Railway Museum

Legacy Railway Museum was built in 1904to preserve the historical building, treasures and monuments that the Railway compound had become for Nigerians and non Nigerians.

Built by A non government group, Legacy1995 in collaboration with Nigerian Railway Corporation in 1904.

There is a saying that the pride of a nation lies in the ability to preserve its heritage by transmitting story of the past to the succeeding generations. There is no better demonstration of this than the rehabilitating works done on the Jaekel House.

Security/Safety of Legacy Railway Museum

This is a very safe location.

What To Bring

Before heading to Legacy Railway Museum, here are some helpful things to take along with you:

  • A camera to capture and appreciate the works on display
  • Things to do while at Legacy Railway Museum

    Before heading to Legacy Railway Museum, here are some helpful things to take along with you:

  • Educate yourself on railway history in Nigeria
  • Check out the different artifacts and photos displayed
  • Best Features

    There is a serenity that pervades the air at the railway compound that gives the place the feel of a time capsule and makes you feel like exploring.

    Writer's Review

    Visit the museum and appreciate the history of the railway corporation.

  • "The railway compound is replete with an air of nostalgia, even for those who never experienced the glory days of the Railway Corporation" - Ayodele Arigbabu
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    Jaekel House, Federal Road, Railway Compound, Ebute Metta

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