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Museu del Ferrocarril

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An unmissable stop for the train enthusiast!

If you are into trains, this place is paradise. With examples of engines, carriages and rolling... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Berni_Barbablanca
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Vilanova i la Geltru, Spain
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Probably the largest collection of locomotives of all kinds I've seen anywhere. A pity that they're... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
George C
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France
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Placa Eduard Maristany, 08800 Vilanova i la Geltru, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are into trains, this place is paradise. With examples of engines, carriages and rolling stock from all eras of Catalan railway history, this museum will have you enthralled as you wander around it. The star of the show must be the huge sheds...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Probably the largest collection of locomotives of all kinds I've seen anywhere. A pity that they're silent and static though I think tere are some steaming days. There is some interesting old rolling stock too.

Thank George C
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Nice collection of Spanish trains from different ages. Some of them are accessible. Our 4 year old son liked this museum very much. Pretty children room near the ticket office. Easy to come from train station nearby.

Thank denglag
Reviewed July 13, 2018

I have never thought trains and funiculars might be so interesting. This place is definitively worth visiting. The staff is very halpful and it's clear they know what they talk about. Especially good attraction was visiting the luxury railway carriage.

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Reviewed April 3, 2018

I wanted to do this and the others tagged along and they were glad they did. The museum if opposite the modern railway station so you just cross the road. Interior rooms of Spanish railway memorabilia and a film show room. In the yard, and...More

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Reviewed February 7, 2018

Pretty nice railway museum. Really worth seeing, especially if you are a train lover. We were with a 4yo kid, he loved it.

Thank Tamara L
Reviewed November 26, 2017

As will any train buffs in the area. Great museum pieces in tip top condition. Most areas you can get up close and many train carriages you can board. Lots of fun and very close to walk into town afterwards . There are also cafes...More

Thank Malcolm M
Reviewed November 1, 2017

Easy train journey from Salou (weekdays only) at 8.41 change at Sant Vicenc and you're at the museum (right outside train station) for opening. Don't bother walking uptown to tourist office as the two most important museums are near the train station and the lovely...More

Thank vessi80
Reviewed October 4, 2017

For the rail enthusiast this place is brilliant - not packed but what is there is superbly displayed in the old roundhouse and around the turntable. The quality and maintenance is first sate - Everything shines. A very good range of steam and diesel and...More

Thank Howard-Liverpool
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Brought our train mad boy here and it was a lovely morning. Trains are beautifully restored and staff weer helpful. Would highly recommend if you have anyone who likes trains!

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Response from Malcolm M | Reviewed this property |
it's also very close to the Town Centre
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