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Museum Stoomtram Hoorn-Medemblik

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Address: Van Dedemstraat 8, 1624 Hoorn, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31 (0)229 214862
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It was nice rolling through the countryside on authentic old cars being pulled by an actual museum piece. The route though is nothing special. . . as train tracks often go... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
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Flagler Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

It was nice rolling through the countryside on authentic old cars being pulled by an actual museum piece. The route though is nothing special. . . as train tracks often go through the "backsides" of villages, etc. The town where you lay over before taking the boat, doesn't have much going for it really but some cafes and bakeries. It... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We did this trip with my in-laws, and it was a huge hit! We bought the tickets for the steam train from hoorn to mademblik and also the boat ride from mademblik to enkhuizen. We thoroughly enjoyed both parts of journey. It was nicely paced tour for my in laws too. We were lucky to have a great weather, without... More 

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Purmerend, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

It is so beautiful place to show your guests a real holland landscapes from old trein .You can also combine with with boat and museum and make you day and inspiration complete.

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Marlborough, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We took the train to Enkuisen and then went on the old ferry to Medemblich, where we are a picnic lunch and then took the steam train to Hoorn. The staff, mainly volunteers, were friendly, welcoming and knowledgeable. The whole museum had a delightful period feel to it, and the train is a great way to see the Dutch countryside... More 

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Hoorn, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

This steam railway is een "blast from the past" and very enjoyable . The trip takes you along nice little villages and hamlets, you can take the boat to do an other part of the triangel Hoorn Enkhuizen Medemblik . There is enough to see and do.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

This line runs from Medemblijk to Hoorn and is a must for anyone who has steam in their blood. The line crosses many roads on the journey and although some are worked automatically at many the guard alights from the train with his flag and stops the traffic because this happens often he hangs on the side of the train... More 

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Kamloops, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

This was an excellent way to see some of the smaller towns and country side of North Holland. We made a circle trip as others on this forum have mentioned. At the destination of this stoomtram we had time to grab some lunch and then hopped on the boat The "Friesland" and sailed to Enkhuizen. There we caught the regular... More 

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Seattle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We took this day trip from Amsterdam and had a fantastic experience. We were lucky, in early November, to have beautiful, sunny weather. We had purchased the Museumkaart (as opposed to one of the other Amsterdam museum cards), even though it was more expensive, because it included the Stoomtram admission. Arrived in Hoorn well in advance of departure in order... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

We made the circular trip, starting at Enkhuizen. An attractive place to start - the station is next to the harbour and the boat is easy to find. The boat travels smoothly and quietly around the coast of Lake Ijsselmeer, with almost surreal views of historic sailing vessels. At Medemblik, the windmill ('The Shepherd') was open with volunteers. I would... More 

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Hoorn, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

This is a biased review, since I live in this area. Nevertheless, since this event is member of the 'museum card foundation' the trip is paid for by my museum card. Location This event is very easy to get to. The location is behind Hoorn railway station across the bridge. For people coming by car, they find a huge parking... More 

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Address: Van Dedemstraat 8, 1624 Hoorn, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31 (0)229 214862
Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Hoorn

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