DB Museum (German Railway Museum), Nuremberg

4.5
DB Museum (German Railway Museum) explores the history of the railway and its significance to Germany--and offers an up-close look at the oldest surviving steam train in Germany and the royal carriage of Bavarian King Ludwig II. Learn about the construction of the German railway; the living conditions of those who worked on it; and how developments in technology, business, and politics have shaped the rail industry. Don't miss the Railroad in Miniature exhibit, where you can observe how railways operate on more than 500 m (1,640 ft) of track and 30 different detailed trains. Most of the information is written in German, so pick up an English audio guide if you can't read the local language. Our Nuremberg vacation planning website makes visiting DB Museum (German Railway Museum) and other Nuremberg attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Whilst visiting the city we decided to call at the Railway Museum. It is a 5 minute walk from Nuremberg Hauptbanhof railway station. The site is split over 2 sides of Lessingstrasse. There is a reason...  more »
  • My visit was on the 25.05.2019. The exhibition spaces through contemporary history are very interesting and attractively designed. The huge collection of models is very impressive. Rarely seen such great and sometimes very old and big models. The originals sometimes seem quite neglected. In the outdoor area there are still a few pieces from more recent times, unfortunately in mostly bad condition.
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