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Het Nationaal Modelspoor Museum

Station Sneek | Dr. Boumaweg 17b, 8601 GM Sneek, The Netherlands
+31 515 430 021
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Mandatory point of sight for hobbyists of railway modeling

Different than all others. A little bit like from an old tale :). Indoors old railway station... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
Jacek P
,
Warsaw
Small scale trainmodels and display

The national miniaturen railway museum in Sneek had a fairly large of train and the different rail... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Slam9147
,
Leuven, Belgium
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Station Sneek | Dr. Boumaweg 17b, 8601 GM Sneek, The Netherlands
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+31 515 430 021
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

Different than all others. A little bit like from an old tale :). Indoors old railway station building. Run by family&friends - true enthusiasts. There is no typical commercial business. It looks like a non-profit cosy museum exhibition plus several permanent model railway. Museum include...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The national miniaturen railway museum in Sneek had a fairly large of train and the different rail carriages displays schorsing to age. Furthermore there are a number of model with multiple working train track in a miniature landscape. One operates a trainset by pressing a...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2016

We arrived in Sneek on a Monday on a day trip from Leeuwarden and were disappointed to discover that the museum seemed to be shut ... there were several people inside, but the doors were locked and no one would come to the door even...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2016

Great show of trains and wagons, in showcards and in operation. Nice landschapjes. Really must see while visiting Sneek. The museum is in the old railway station of Sneek. People are quite friendly and look forward to inform you about what you can see.

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Reviewed 19 August 2014

For a "National" museum it's quite small and as no signage in English my son (11) got bored quite quickly. Some interesting diorams being built and some completd and good display of Dutch model trains over years. Entrance price quite reasonable. Car parking next to...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2013

Staying in the Netherlands on our recent holiday and we found ourselves at the Model Train Museum in Sneek. This museum is housed in the old station building. There's loads of layouts and a few other bits and bobs to keep folk amused. There's also...More

2  Thank amandabrewerton
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