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Japanese bullet train

Go back to the future and discover the story of the only bullet train outside Japan.

Discover the incredible technology behind high-speed rail travel and find out how it was designed. Then make yourself comfortable in the Japanese bullet train and experience the beginnings of high-tech transport.

To find out more about the Japanese bullet train, visit on our online collection.

Afterwards, explore the other high-speed marvels in Great Hall—including Eurostar, the InterCity cab and Hitachi's Class 800 cab.

 

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