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Museum Stoomtram Hoorn-Medemblik

Van Dedemstraat 8, 1624 NN, Hoorn, The Netherlands
+31 229 255 255
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Steam Train Ride

The four of us left Amsterdam by commuter train and went to Hoorn. We then caught the steam train... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Dexie2015
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Vancouver, Canada
Great round trip in West Friesland

We started in Enkhuizen (parking the car at the station) and got the boat (MV 'Friesland') to... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
Alistair T
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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The engine whistles and the fireman shovels coal. Wooden partitions creak, wheels sing and steam hisses. In your carriage you will experience a story from a bygone era. Between the historic towns of Hoorn, Medemblik and Enkhuizen steamtrams meander from village to village across the Westfrisian countryside and a historic steamer with a fantastic saloon-deck sails along the coast of lake IJsselmeer.
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  • Very good37%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Van Dedemstraat 8, 1624 NN, Hoorn, The Netherlands
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+31 229 255 255

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

The four of us left Amsterdam by commuter train and went to Hoorn. We then caught the steam train. We bought our tickets, toured the museum and then jumped on board when the whistle blew. They put on a little show with the steam engines....More

Thank Dexie2015
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We started in Enkhuizen (parking the car at the station) and got the boat (MV 'Friesland') to Medemblik. The Friesland is a beautiful boat and much larger than I expected. Drinks and snacks are available on board. The trip to Medemblik took about an hour...More

Thank Alistair T
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

As our child is a train lover we decided to take this steam train. We all loved the experience including the boat trip!

Thank Compass I
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Wat een prachtige ervaring. Vanaf begin tot het einde verschrikkelijk genoten van deze attractie. Something to bring back the good old times. From the staff till the whole set up of the trip; well organised and entertaining. The stops in between and the city we...More

Thank T V
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I used to do this as a kid and i totally loved it. Now almost 8 years later i can still remember going on this train and going back in time for my feeling. We took the boat back and for my feeling that was...More

Thank Dominique H
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Went to do the round robin trip from Hoorn to Medemblik by steam train then boat from Medemblik to Enkhuizen and then NS train back to Hoorn, the steam train was excellent, the staff were very helpful with information on the trip and about the...More

Thank Don B
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

This a a fantastic day out take the steam train from hoorn to medenblick (1.20 hr) boat from medenblick to enkhuisen (1.20 hr) then ns train back to hoorn all for €21 a lovely day out which we all enjoyed !!

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 3 May 2017

On my 12th trip to this fine country, I made the morning trip to Hoorn for the Stoomtram. Absolutely blown away at how great of an experience it was. Took "Train #6" which was a line of mostly wooden carriages in excellent condition, with open...More

3  Thank Andrew3232
Reviewed 2 May 2017

What a lovely journey back in time on this amazing little Steam Tram. The staff were accordingly and a lady in national costume showed us her many under skirts. We passed through many bulb fields A nice touch although included in fare was a lovely,...More

Thank darz42
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Oh my God, I have to say I had so much fun riding on this steam train and viewing the town. It's a nice way of going back in the old days. They have one stop in between the trip. We got on in Medemblik...More

Thank Seda B
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SarahGunton
7 September 2017|
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Response from Chris R | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know the steam train only runs between march to November !!
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caseyjonesDublin
17 April 2017|
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Response from Solodam J | Reviewed this property |
The train from amsterdam stops at the station of Hoorn. You have to walk to the other Railway ( the same station but other trail)
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