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Museu del Ferrocarril

Placa Eduard Maristany, 08800 Vilanova i la Geltru, Spain
+34 938 15 84 91
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Excellent museum for children and steam enthusiasts

The museum is in the old roundhouse and workshops at Vilanova and is a gem for train lovers... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Pensylvania
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Newport, South Wales
Temple of Steam 2

I have a big problem - I adore trains.. OK so that's out of the way! The truly impressive thing is... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
Tim B
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London, United Kingdom
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Placa Eduard Maristany, 08800 Vilanova i la Geltru, Spain
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The museum is in the old roundhouse and workshops at Vilanova and is a gem for train lovers. Everything from the replica of 'Mataro' to the Talgo train is here. The Talgo shows you that Spanish high-speed train practice was remarkably advanced at the end...More

Thank Pensylvania
Reviewed 10 May 2017

I have a big problem - I adore trains.. OK so that's out of the way! The truly impressive thing is the scale the broad gauge allows, particularly in stream locomotive development... the final flowering of Spanish steam locomotives is truly awesome in scale and...More

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The museum is a 45min train ride from Barcelona (Roadlies Line R2) with four trains per hour. Sit on the left going for the sea views. The museum entrance is 100 yards from the station, and €6 for an adult. While there are small exhibits,...More

Thank MiniCooperman999
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

For train lovers a really interesting museum Full of trains from the old old to the new . Steam trains that I love to diesel types. All for 3e each ,the staff are really nice . You could spend hours looking and reading the plaques...More

Thank Gillian H
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Good value, even if you didn't think you'd be interested. We actually managed to spend over 2 hours here. Recommend you head upstairs and watch the film first.

Thank Rawtalent
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We stayed in Sitges and decided on a little day trip out. We decided on Villanova just because it's one train stop along. Having a quick look on the web I found the train museum. My husband loves trains and we do love going to...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Close to railway station, very nice surroundings, lots of locomotives. Admission 6 EUR (adult). Suitable for families (children playground is available).

Thank Kačka Š
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

This is well worth the 40 minute train journey from the centre of Barcelona. There is an extensive collection of engines, many of which you are allowed to climb onto the footplate. The engines are very accessible, making it easy to get up close and...More

Thank ANZ D
Reviewed 19 May 2016

museum with a lot of machines train all seasons quales some are visitable inside. interesting to remember the history of the railroad

Thank Joaquim R
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

A lot of trains to see, some you can get in. A small kids inside play area, another one outside. The exhibit it's outside so you better have good weather ... I do not recommend going there with rain...

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