Usui Pass Railway Heritage Park

The Usui Pass Railway Heritage Park (碓氷峠鉄道文化むら, Usui-tōge Tetsudō Bunkamura) is an open-air railway museum located in Annaka, Gunma, Japan. It is operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East), and was opened on 18 April 1998 on the site of the former Yokokawa motive power depot alongside the Shinetsu Main Line, which closed in October 1997.

Usui Pass Railway Heritage Park
General view, December 2004
Location within Japan
Established18 April 1998 (1998-04-18)
LocationAnnaka, Gunma, Japan
Coordinates36.336409°N 138.733646°E / 36.336409; 138.733646
TypeRailway museum
Public transit accessYokokawa Station
WebsiteOfficial website
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