We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Railway Museum

Am Hohen Weg 6a, Nordlingen, Bavaria, Germany
Website
Improve this listing
62%
Ranked #12 of 17 Attractions in Nordlingen
Type: Specialty Museums, Museums
Attraction details
Type: Specialty Museums, Museums

Hotels near Railway Museum

Write a Review

8 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    2
    3
    1
    1
    1
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
Leeds, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
58 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Not many trains to see and what there are look like they've been poorly salvaged. It's a walk out of town and 6 euro to see junk! You can stand on the normal railway station and from there see all you need to see free from one of the platforms

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
51 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

seven euros entry and to be honest you can see more for free at the NYMR! There is a lot of rolling stock but it's badly presented and doesn't give the impression of a thriving museum but rather of one in decline. There is some interesting stuff to see but I wouldn't make another effort to visit this.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Preston, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
358 reviews 358 reviews
173 attraction reviews
180 helpful votes 180 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Based in the former steam locomotive depot the museum houses steam, diesel and electric locomotives. There is also a repair workshop and steam locomotives are serviced and prepared to run on the mail line. There is much work to do as many exhibits are stored in the open awaiting attention, but most of the steam locomotives are safely stored in... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Durham, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
12 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

This is not a neat and tidy museum with glass cases. It is a locomotive yard full of amazing steam, diesel and electric locomotives. We watched them haul a loco out of a shed and fit a new chimney to it. It costs six euros to get in, worth it to support the work they are doing. Go take a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Railway Museum also viewed

 
Nordlingen, Swabia
Nordlingen, Swabia
 

Been to Railway Museum? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Railway Museum staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?