Dunedin Railway Station, Dunedin

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  • Address: Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Landmark, Family And Kids
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About Dunedin Railway Station, Dunedin

Officially opened in the year 1906, Dunedin's Railway station was designed in a fashionable and highly expensive Edwardian Baroque style. This building arguably portrays Dunedin's wealthy inheritance. During the city's prosperous years, the railway station was the busiest, handling up to 100 trains every day. It is New Zealand’s most photographed heritage building. Today, however, only sightseeing trains stop at this station. It has been converted into a tourist attraction and an event centre. Much of its ground floor is used as a restaurant and the upper floor houses an art gallery. Visitors can view the exterior from the well kept grounds or wander inside to marvel at the marvellous interiors.

How To reach Dunedin Railway Station by Public Transport

  • Dunedin Railway station bus stop

Restaurants Near Dunedin Railway Station

  • Ironic Cafe
  • Bacon Buttie Station

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  • Very pleasant excursion. Station very nice, train journey exceptional. Scenery spectacular. Plenty of photo opportunities.

  • Classic colonial architecture; the most photographed building in New zealand?! The art gallery is well worth a look around.

  • Nice building. Even better to see an old train at the platform, one of those that's still on a regular (touristic) service.

  • No words in the dictionary can express how I feel about this magnificent building and the history behind it.

  • Beautiful structure

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