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Verkehrshaus der Schweiz (Swiss Transport Museum)

Lidostrasse, 5, Lucerne 6006, Switzerland
41 (0)41 370 44 44
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Ranked #8 of 33 Attractions in Lucerne
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Type: Specialty Museums
Traveler Description:  Lidostrasse 6, 6006 Luzern, CH   Tel: 004.141.370.44.44 Swiss Museum of Transport and Communication In this, the most comprehensive traffic museum... more »
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Houston, Texas
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

We took our four year old and one year old to this museum. The kids were free to the museum and they really enjoyed it. We could have stayed there all day--but due to time constraints could not. There is a train outside that the kids were very excited to ride- it only costs 2 extra francs to ride. We... More

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Sydney, Australia
19 reviews 19 reviews
16 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

I went to this museum to see the Swiss Chocolate Adventure ride and learn more about the chocolate making process in Switzerland, and was not disappointed at 2 young adults we had a fantastic time in the tour, and despite the my limited interest the museum was fantastic, super interesting and even more importantly, super interactive. Overall a fantastic day,... More

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carlsbad ca
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Being a train and aviation buff and a retired airline pilot, i was looking forward to this museum. At 30 CH this is probably the most expensive museum i have ever been in. It was fantastic for children, lots of hands on stuff. For adults though I would have prefered much less rides i.e. the Boeing Museum in Seattle. It... More

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
10 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

I only went to the museum because my son and husband wanted to go, I am so glad I went. The place is well laid out and very informative with a lot of interactive things to do. The central area is a child's paradise with so much to do, wish I was a child again. The restaurant had a good... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Great place with loads to do. Great for a day out with family who love planes trains and automobiles. There was also a parachute display on which was different. Well worth a visit.

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Cairo, Egypt
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93 reviews 93 reviews
35 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

This is an excellent museum, interesting for all family, and especially so for teenagers, well informative. Beside the main museum, you are offered a choice of 1 3-D movie. Models and history of trains, planes, traffic... Unfortunately we had few hours there, one should put a full day for this place..

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Halstead, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
7 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

The transport museum has everyhing for the family.Situated on the road to Meggan just outside the City,you can get there by Boat from Luzern or by bus.Great Interactive displays and the history of Swiss Railways is a must for travel buffs.

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Llanelli, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Best of the museum was about Swiss Railway & engines. The car section has an ingeneous rack system with a large variety of cars (even a Red Bull F1 car) which you can select from & display on the turntable with a voiced description & explanation of your selection. This is definitely worth a visit if you are interested in... More

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Lennox Head, Australia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
20 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

This museum is for everyone who wants to know how transport things work and how they have developed over modern times. Excellent display and highly informative. Swiss precision at its best. A little expensive but well worthit.

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Kampala, Uganda
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We simply could not get enough of this place even though we spent a full day here. It was fun for adults and kids alike.

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