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Cité du Train - SNCF Heritage

Terminus, everyone gets off! Climb aboard the trains that made the legend! Here you are at the Cité du Train, the largest railway museum in Europe. Embark on the world of exceptional locomotives and wagons, capture the important moments in the history of railways! A universe that will transport you through the ages!

Description

access:
  • Served by a regular bus / tram line
Altitude (m):
241
Location:
  • Along the highway
Duration: 3h
Specific target audience
  • Adults (individuals)
  • Families
  • Groups
  • School groups
Languages ​​spoken
FrenchGermanEnglish
Accepted animals :
No
Disabled access :
Yes
Group workforce: 20
Short comment:
Since 1971, the Cité du Train presents the most important collection of historical railway material in continental Europe. More than a hundred locomotives, cars and wagons, as well as numerous pieces relating to the world of stations and the railway line thus illustrate the epic of the railroad in France, dating back more than a century and a half.
Museum theme (s)
  • Graphic arts
  • History
  • Science and technology
Type of place to visit
  • Museum and planetarium
Visit formulas
  • Free tour
  • Visit with guide tool
  • Educational visit
  • Guided tour for individuals
  • Guided tour for groups
GRC catchphrase description
A visit that is essential in Mulhouse: an incredible collection of trains in shimmering colors, which make you want to start! Impressive machines, from steam to the present day ...
Member of :
  • Museums-PASS-MuseumsMuseums-PASS-Museums
  • Alsace Museums SiteAlsace Museums Site
  • Cycling territoryCycling territory
Other chains - labels:
  • Family +
Practical services:
  • Welcome / open to groups
  • Shops / Sale of products
  • Info. Touristic
Internet connection possibility:
  • Free wi-fi
Restaurant on site:
  • Restaurant
Additional amenities / services:
  • Toilets
Vehicle parking
  • Free private parking for cars
  • Coach parking

Equipments

Nearby leisure facilities:
  • Less than 500 meters from a cycle path
  • On the route of a cycle route (less than 5 km)
Equipment / services for children:
  • Children's entertainment

Schedules

Reception hours:
From November 1 to March 31: 10 a.m. to 17 p.m. / from April 1 to October 31: 10 a.m. to 18 p.m. Closed on December 25.
Opening
The 19 / 05 / 2021 31 in / 10 / 2021
The 01 / 11 / 2021 24 in / 12 / 2021
The 26 / 12 / 2021 31 in / 03 / 2022

Prices

Means of payment :
  • Credit card
  • Check
  • Holiday checks accepted
  • cash
Tariff advantages:
  • Free (age limit): 7
  • Family package (minimum number of people): € 33,50 for a family (2 adult tickets + 2 children 7-17 years old)
  • Group (minimum number of people): 20
  • Other reductions: For 3 paying members of the same family, 1 free entry for a child

Combined ticket with Electropolis (valid for 1 month): adult: € 18 / child: € 12 (4 to 17) Family offer: € 39 (formula 4 people including 2 adults maximum) / Senior rate (over 65): € 13 / Reduced price: € 11 (job seekers, disabled person with a guide, students up to and including 26 years old, teachers. Passes accepted: Mulhouse City Pass, Museums Pass. Free: press card, MMSA intermuseum card, Pro card Tourism, Ministry of Culture card, ICOM card, Pass'Temps card, under 4 years old.
Prices (in €):
  • Adult: 13
  • Children: 9,50
  • Groups (per person): 11
  • School groups: 8
  • Family (2 adults + 2 children): 39
  • Students: 11

Contact

2 rue Alfred de Glehn
68200 Mulhouse
CallContact by phone
E-mailContact by mail
WebsiteSee website

Information

Cité du Train - French Railway Museum
2 rue Alfred de Glehn
68200 Mulhouse
Fax: 03 89 42 41 82
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Default seller (visit.alsace, regional sites)
Location:
  • Along the highway
Distance (km) to the nearest station:
5,5

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