Spoorwegmuseum /Railway Museum

Spoorwegmuseum/Railway Museum

A visit to the Railway Museum is an intriguing way to travel through 175 years of railway history. Accommodated in a splendid nostalgic station building from where the train to Paris used to depart.
Get carried away by the fairy-like atmosphere of the Oriënt Express. Actors take you on a journey through the splendid grandeur of the Belle Epoque. Ever heard of a museum with an indoor roller coaster? Well, now you have. Go on a blood-curdling journey alongside the steel monsters of the 1930s. At the Fire Test, you’ll make a spectacular virtual journey through train history. Roll up your sleeves, carry out experiments and discover how train technology works at the brand new Techlab.

22 Feb - 1 March

EVENT "The nicest journey in the Netherlands"
A train journey is a true journey of discovery. Certainly during the spring break, when you make "The nicest journey in the Netherlands" in the Railway Museum in Utrecht. Pick up your special passport and collect stamps along the way at the various art and cultural destinations where you can see, hear, do, taste and make all sorts of things. During this event there are so many things to discover. Travel back to the past, photograph yourself in Style, take part in the great taste quiz, discover everything about windmills, make your own craft work and paint on a Rembrandt work of art. For the entire program, visit

March 13 - March 15

EVENT Expo On traXS model train!

Small meets big. Europe's best model builders exhibit their jobs among the life-sized trains of the Railway Museum. This is one of the top events in the model railroad world!

Not only train enthusiasts can indulge themselves, but also for families with children, Model Train Expo On traXS! has much to offer.

  • Build, craft, shunt and achieve your shunting diploma yourself.
  • The model railways can be admired thanks to the steps for the little ones.
  • Play on the special kids play mat and on the gaming tables filled with Brio and Märklin My World.

Maliebaanstation, 3581 XW Utrecht

Opening hours
Open Tuesday till Sunday from 10.00 – 17.00 hrs.
Open on Mondays during school holidays.
Dec 21 - Jan 5: Open every day until 19.00 hrs. (except December 24, 25, 26.31)

Kings Day.

Discount with Holland Pass

Regular price
Entrance 4+ € 17,50



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