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Train World

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ADMISSION TICKETS (1)
Train World Entrance Ticket
from US$13.83*
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  • Average3%
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Train world is a unique rail experience that will take you from the very first steam locomotives to high-speed trains! It’s a universe that calls on all the senses to understand the railways in its multiple dimensions. It is an active outing for all...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Place Princesse Elisabeth 5 | 1030 Schaarbeek, Schaerbeek, Brussels 1030, Belgium
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+32 2 224 74 98
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Reviewed today via mobile

The old buildings of the train station are perfect to host all these trains and there is a lot of room for children to run around. We enjoyed the Lego installations very much, and the questions for the children are interesting enough. BUT impossible to...More

Thank TTTT T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can truly understand why Train World is the Number 1 Train Museum in the world!!! The massive amount of different trains is incredible. You can see the inside and outside of trains. You can do the interactive train driving. It has many activities for...More

Thank KathyK835
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you love trains, a visit to Train World is a must. Exhibits take you through the history of Belgian rail. You can even "drive" your own train in an interactive game. Children can receive a kid's suitcase filled with a treasure hunt to guide...More

Thank Z0siaB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a very busy day, so our expectations weren't too high but this proved wrong... We had a nice visit and once we got passed the long lines at the entrance we were astonished by the collection inside. It's reallhy dark inside, so...More

Thank stinger008
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fantastic museum of trains located a little bit far from town center but if you will be going to Atomium or Mini-Europe worl it is close. Museum itself is really nicely organised and you get inside to old locomotive as to most...More

1  Thank Tomáš Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well I'm a train buff and had heard all about this place, my girlfriend isn't however. To my surprise she was blown away by this museum and the history lesson it gave, well worth the visi .

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A museum and fun in the same time. Been there with my wife and we felt like kids again in an imaginary world.. give it a good 4 hours to round all sections especially that you will find it hard not to check every detail...More

Thank MaherKhodr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As person who likes train museums, I can say that museum is fantastic! There are many old trains (you even can step inside operator's place), train's accessories, railway's hardware (like lights, signs etc.) from Industrial Age till nowadays, with explanations how it works. Definitely worth...More

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What can I say, this just made out children's day. For those with young children this is an absolute must and can keep them occupied for a few hours at least. Ours are 2.5 and 1.5 and they just loved walking around (slowly in some...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

If you enjoy visiting museums, then purchasing a Brussels Card is a must! They are available in 24/48/72 passes. I chose the 48 hour one, and included a 48 hour travel pass, which gives unlimited travel on all buses, trams and Metro. The Pass gives...More

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Cathy S
1 December 2017|
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Response from Sjurontour | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think the museum in York is better.
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vikki173
18 October 2016|
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Response from SebBrussels | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The train world is just next to Schaerbeek Station, easily reached from All Brussels stations.
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Gissell R
31 July 2016|
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Response from Brendan O | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is good for non-French speakers. The only thing non-French speakers might find curious is the emphasis on railways within a purely Belgian context - a section on the global impact of rail travel would be welcome.
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