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Railway Museum

Parmova ulica 35 | Kolodvorska 11, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 291 26 41
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Well worth the search to find it

Not the easiest place to find as it is a lillte outside the normal tourist area. The steam engines... read more

Reviewed today
Tom M
Andover, United Kingdom
Great Even for Non-Train Enthusiasts

I loved this museum! The english interpretations were very good; it was laid out very sensible; it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Parmova ulica 35 | Kolodvorska 11, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 291 26 41
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Reviewed today

Not the easiest place to find as it is a lillte outside the normal tourist area. The steam engines in the old roundhouse are the highlight but there are many more displays of railway infrastructure. Unlike museums of this type in britain yoy can climb...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved this museum! The english interpretations were very good; it was laid out very sensible; it was a feast for the eyes and mind. The guide at the front was friendly and helpful and the exhibits were beautifully displayed and explained. A work of...More

Thank ceedawn
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Iconic place with old railway machines and related stuff. I suggest the visit at some Saturdays from spring to autumn where there is also a collectors' fair, you can see model railways and children can ride around with a little dusty train.

Thank 1FineEater
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Smell of old railway station, original locomotives, original rail. It is not an artificial museum it is frozen history of railway. Don’t expect new building with all amenities, just an old building from the time of our grandfathers. Museum is not in the main road...More

Thank Miha P
Reviewed 6 March 2017

little museum in centre of city Ljubljana show little history of railway on this place (ex Jugoslavija) in the past and think how look a rail station inlook ,how uniform they wear and wich locomotive drive

Thank Sakuk75
Reviewed 10 January 2017

It is a bit out of the way (be sure to pack your map), and the round house is cold in the winter, but the railway museum has a fun and fascinating collection of locomotives and and other train related equipment. They have fitted one...More

Thank Lizzy B
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Every third Saturday in month is a perfect time to visit that museum with children,because they can enjoy to ride a small trane and see some trains in a small version (HO) . Over winter time they will stop with that event for children ....More

Thank Uros B
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Ljubljana Railway Museum gives a lovely overview of steam engines and their history in Slovenia. Some of the engines are for show in one building and there is another building with everything connected to railway. We took a bus from Old Town and only 400...More

Thank Lumeingel
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Went to the railway museum this morning. It was 3.50 for me to get in as a pensioner. It is situated in a semi circular engine shed for the engines and an exhibition of railway memorabilia opposite. There are about 13 steam engines on show...More

Thank NewcastleRobert
Reviewed 12 July 2016

The museum is OK. It is very hard to find, so get a good map or good directions. There are no directional signs that I could see on the nearby major street which is about two blocks away. You can walk there from downtown or...More

Thank Robert F
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