DB Museum (German Railway Museum), Nuremberg

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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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  • Amazing place where you can see different trains in different sizes :)) There's enough historical information, as well as interactive things for children of all ages :)  more »
  • Very interesting museum about the history of railway vehicles in Germany. Many live size exhibits, picture or model display, some of which are even interactive to show how the railmotor works. There's...  more »
  • The Museum is very large and offers many interesting, for children and for adults. Worth seeing is especially the special exhibitions, as well as the history of rail transport in Germany through the years.
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