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The Danish Railway Museum

Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Something for everyone, with locomotives and carriages great and small. Denmark's railway history... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Bob W
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Sandown, England, United Kingdom
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A great museum and made topics really interesting. Particularly enjoyed the Inter-rail exhibits and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Matt W
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Experience the history of Denmark’s railways in the authentic roundhouse from 1954. We have 21 tracks featuring iconic engines and carriages. Look inside the royal carriages, experience travelling first class and see Denmark’s oldest preserved steam...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Dannebrogsgade 24, Odense 5000, Denmark
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Something for everyone, with locomotives and carriages great and small. Denmark's railway history in a wonderful roundhouse, with excellent models, displays, and miniature train ride. Close to Odense Station, so you can even let the train take the strain to get you there and back.

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great museum and made topics really interesting. Particularly enjoyed the Inter-rail exhibits and access to carriages. Great , realistic manikin models also.

Thank Matt W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a wonderful few hours here and I am not a train buff. interesting exhibitions, well laid out, all aspects of train travel covered. Enjoyed our ride on Odin

Thank EileenPl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were there with no idea of wat to expect. But after you have seen all the great big locomotives, it realy is beautifull too see the old history. Large and some strange things for transport to see. Realy worth the visit

Thank Carlo v
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

My family and I love this museum. My daughter celebrated her birthday here, it was a lovely event. They have a great interactive exhibition with lots to do for kids. There is a fun upstairs playground. There is small train that goes around outside. In...More

Thank GryHK
Jernbanemuseet, Gæsteansvarlig at The Danish Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Dear Gry, thank you very much. We are happy to hear that our museum is your favorite museum. Hope to see you soon again. The Danish Railway Museum

Reviewed 28 May 2018

We took are grandson who is only 2 years old and he loved it being able to climb onto the trains, run around to his hearts content, upstairs is a children's area which he loved unfortunately the cafe was not open. We found the museum...More

Thank Karen P
Jernbanemuseet, Gæsteansvarlig at The Danish Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

We are happy to hear that your grandson had lots of fun. Our café is open during some holiday periods and during special events. You are welcome to bring your own food and beverages. We have several areas indoors and outdoors where you can eat...More

Reviewed 10 January 2018

Sympathick train museum for trainenthousiasts and normal interestet people. Very nice to do on a rainy day, wn nature in this beautiful island is wet. Please dont forget hans Christian Andersen

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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

We loved this museum! Nice trains that you can get onto. And there is a very nice play area for little kids on the top floor.

Thank Á. E
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

20 or so indoor train platforms with real engines - lots of opportunity to climb aboard and get a feel for the history. Small ride on train. Cafe was closed.

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Very quiet museum on a rainy day and I had the whole place almost to myself. The museum has full size train cars and locomotive engines through the years. They have restored them and placed furniture in them as they would have during the times....More

Thank Alexa C
Jernbanemuseet, Gæsteansvarlig at The Danish Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Thank you very much for your response. Our café is open during school holidays. Normally the mini train runs every day, either indoor or outdoor. The Danish Railway Museum

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Dear John Stanbridge, It is an S-machine sold in 1995 to Nordsjællands Veterantog. Best regards from the Danish Railway Museum
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