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Museu Del Ferrocarril

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Nice museum to visit, specially if you love trains, or if you travel with kids. A lot on really old... read more

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478n_rias
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Had looked forward to see and not disappointed.

A few times a year I hop over to BCN from PMI to bring over and return my G/son. Usually take 1st... read more

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Pl. Eduard Maristany | Next to Renfe Rodalies Station, 08800 Vilanova i la Geltru, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice museum to visit, specially if you love trains, or if you travel with kids. A lot on really old train machines, and some of them are able to visit inside. Sometimes they organize also some meetings, like Beer meeting, or artist convention. Don't loose...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A few times a year I hop over to BCN from PMI to bring over and return my G/son. Usually take 1st and last flight so I spend several hours in Barcelona doing usual PortVel , Rambla but this time, after g/son collected by his...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We say in Sitges just one stop on the train from Museu del Ferrocarril de Catalunya in Vilanova , its a great place if you are a train enthusiast or just want to take the children out for the day , there is a video...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 15, 2019 via mobile

Some really interesting engines and carridges that are really accessible. Nice shaded sheds for viewing some fantastic ornate wood panelling.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

We had a nice day taking the tour on "museum day" at Vilanova i la Geltrú, de has the oportunity yo see history from real human size models. Very entertaining.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mabelgriva
Reviewed January 4, 2019

Amazing collection of trains. A truly stunning vista looking across the circle of black steam locomotives. If you’re travelling from Barcelona, get a combined entry and round trip ticket for €9 from a Rodalies station, making the entry equivalent to a ridiculously cheap charge of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lime382
Reviewed November 22, 2018

During a short stay in barcelona we took the train down to Vilanova I la geltru on my birthday .I had wanted to visit for some time and was most impressed with the museum.The old steam depot next to the station has been impressively restored...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank michaellawless1264
Reviewed November 6, 2018

If you are into trains, this place is paradise. With examples of engines, carriages and rolling stock from all eras of Catalan railway history, this museum will have you enthralled as you wander around it. The star of the show must be the huge sheds...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Berni_Barbablanca
Reviewed October 26, 2018

Probably the largest collection of locomotives of all kinds I've seen anywhere. A pity that they're silent and static though I think tere are some steaming days. There is some interesting old rolling stock too.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank George C
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Nice collection of Spanish trains from different ages. Some of them are accessible. Our 4 year old son liked this museum very much. Pretty children room near the ticket office. Easy to come from train station nearby.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from 120malcolmm | Reviewed this property |
it's also very close to the Town Centre
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