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DB Museum Nürnberg (Deutsche Bahn Museum Nuremberg)

Nürnberg, Urban municipality / Mittelfranken

Salon carriage of King Ludwig II's state train, around 1860
Salon carriage of King Ludwig II's state train, around 1860
Vehicle hall I houses legendary locomotives such as the Adler and Germany's oldest surviving steam locomotive, the Nordgau.
Vehicle hall I houses legendary locomotives such as the Adler and Germany's oldest surviving steam locomotive, the Nordgau.
Foto: DB Museum, Mike Beims

DB Museum/Verkehrsmuseum Nürnberg

Lessingstraße 6
90443 Nürnberg

Tel. 0800 326 873 86
Fax 0911/2191249
E-mail
info@db-museum.de
Website
http://www.dbmuseum.de

Opening hours

Di.-Fr. 9.00-17.00, Sa., So. und Feiert. 10.00-18.00

open on public holidays
Café
Shop

Description

Having opened its doors in 1882, the DB Museum is now the world's oldest museum devoted to the railways. Its main building is located in Nuremberg, and it also has two other branches – one in Koblenz and the other in Halle an der Saale. Property of the Deutsche Bahn Foundation, the Nuremberg building may be old, but it is nothing if not modern, as its collections and exhibitions have been completely overhauled in recent years. The heart of the Nuremberg exhibition is a panoramic sweep of rail history in Germany from its humble beginnings around 1800 up to the present day, and even taking a look at what the future may have in store. Covering a total space of 6,800 m², it takes a different approach to most railway museums in that the history of train technology is just one aspect among many others. All of them are woven together to tell a much larger story. Scores of objects, from original locomotives to old advertising signs, are given their own interactive settings and vividly bring

Events

Reisen rückwärts

reading, target group: any
Next date on 24.01.2018, 19:00 to 20:30

Internationaler Gedenktag an die Opfer des Nationalsozialismus

theme tour, target group: any
Next date on 27.01.2018, 15:00 to 15:45

Jazzmatinee mit Efrat Alony

concert, target group: any
Next date on 28.01.2018, 11:00 to 13:00

Große Ritter-Lo-Faschingsfeier

other, target group: children
Next date on 10.02.2018, 12:00 to 16:00

Der Fliegende Hamburger

curator-led tour, target group: any
Next date on 21.02.2018, 18:00 to 18:30

Jazzmatinee Paseo Flamenco Y Más

concert, target group: any
Next date on 25.02.2018, 11:00 to 13:00

Tag der offenen Loks

event day, target group: any
Next date on 11.03.2018, 11:15 to 12:00

Deutschland wächst zusammen – Die Verkehrsprojekte Deutsche Einheit

curator-led tour, target group: any
Next date on 21.03.2018, 18:00 to 18:30

Vortrag Der InterCityExperimental – Wegbereiter des Hochgeschwindigkeitsverkehrs

lecture, target group: any
Next date on 21.03.2018, 19:00 to 20:30

Jazzmatinee Lea W. Frey & Band

concert, target group: any
Next date on 25.03.2018, 11:00 to 13:00

Ostereiersuche

workshop, target group: any
Next date on 02.04.2018, 13:00 to 16:00

Jazzmatinee mit Noam Vazana

concert, target group: any
Next date on 29.04.2018, 11:00 to 13:00

Die Blaue Nacht

event day, target group: any
Next date on 05.05.2018, at 17:00

Internationaler Museumstag Motto: Netzwerk Museum: Neue Wege, neue Besucher.

event day, target group: any
Next date on 13.05.2018, 10:00 to 18:00

Ferienworkshop: Bau dir deine(n) eigene(n) DRACHE(N)

holiday program, target group: children
Next date on 23.05.2018, 11:00 to 13:00

Draisinen-Tag

event day, target group: any
Next date on 14.06.2018, 10:00 to 10:45

Eisenbahner-Familienfest

event day, target group: any
Next date on 15.06.2018, at 14:00