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Museum Stoomtram Hoorn-Medemblik

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“ns train”(8 reviews)
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...more
Van Dedemstraat 8, 1624 NN, Hoorn, The Netherlands
+31 229 255 255
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All reviews steam train ns train dutch countryside tulip fields train ride poffertjes wooden seats nice trip a lot of fun rolling stock coffee shop old city engine station journey travel boat
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great attraction! This is a great experience to go back in the past of almost 100 years ! Everything was super easy to find ....

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Destination681028
Reviewed 1 week ago

Boarded the train for 10:40 am journey, this was approx. 1 and 1/2 hours ride. interesting journey through the Dutch countryside, very flat with no signs of housing developments. They seem to concentrate on crops/flower growing, so different to U.K. We were able to buy...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Pam c
Reviewed January 13, 2019

This steam Railway (and stations) make a great day out. The track follows a beautiful route through West Friesland and links two beautiful old towns (Hoorn - Medemblik). The volunteeers make sure you have a nice day and are always willing to explain things and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hanneke-familie
Reviewed December 27, 2018 via mobile

If you are a train aficionado, you absolutely have to check out this train and its station/properties. The steam engine nomenclature is 0-6-0. It was built in 1914 by Berliner Maschinenbau, #5249. It is in perfect running condition and is in excellent upkeep - the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Orangegator
Reviewed December 12, 2018

The children and adults had fun, we have visited a number of times, we met father Christmas too! Take the boat to loop the journey to Enkhuisen and the normal train back to Hoorn.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ben G
Reviewed November 11, 2018

We did plan our trip to Hoorn. Aim was - to get of feelings from the past. How did people travel in the past? Was this comfortable or not for them to travel? How long trips were from one station to the another? Looking now...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nadezda B
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Described as a steam tram this really is a light railway, with three locos plus a diesel railcar operating while I was there. It takes you to Medemblik where you can join a 1955 ship going to the Open Air Museum in Enkhuizen on the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank fredpipes
Reviewed September 25, 2018

Lots of fun. Lovely experience driving through the Dutch countryside on a authentic restored steam engine train. There were even people dressed up in 1920 clothes. Take the train or cycle to Hoorn. You will see the steam engines across the railway line next to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank anetclinical
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Delightful trip (for both singles and families) on board a faithfully restored original steam loc pulled train going on a ride thru the original Dutch landscape known from the paintings of the old masters.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank HF-SantaFe
Reviewed July 29, 2018

The steam train ride between Medemblik and Hoorn is a lot of fun. Puffing its way through the countryside, and stopping at small towns along the way was a most enjoyable way to pass some time on a recent visit to Holland. Refreshments available on...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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September 6, 2017|
Response from ChrisR265 | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know the steam train only runs between march to November !!
April 17, 2017|
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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