Bahnwelt Darmstadt-Kranichstein

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An adventure for the whole family!

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Bahnwelt Darmstadt-Kranichstein

An adventure for the whole family!

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Bahnwelt Darmstadt-Kranichstein

An adventure for the whole family!

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Bahnwelt Darmstadt-Kranichstein

An adventure for the whole family!

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Bahnwelt Darmstadt-Kranichstein

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All information at a glance
Opening hours

Sundays / public holidays 10 – 16 h
From April to the end of September
also on Wednesdays 10 – 16 h

Admission fee

Children (4-14 y.): €3.50
Adults: €7.00
Families (2 adults + 3 children): €17.50

Visitors from 5 years: €5,00 Children under 5 years: €0.00 (Please note the info below.)
Address & contact

Steinstraße 7, 64291 Darmstadt
+49 6151 376401
info@bahnwelt.de

The Museum

Hessen's largest railway museum has been located in the former Kranichstein railway depot since 1970. Find out interesting facts about our more than 200 historic vehicles and the numerous other exhibitions on the fascination of the railway.

About Us

We, the Bahnwelt Darmstadt-Kranichstein, are the umbrella organisation of railway clubs in Darmstadt with the aim of preserving and presenting the history of the railway in the Darmstadt area and making it an experience for future generations.

Event und Photo Location

Hold your family or company celebration in a unique ambience between old steam engines weighing tons. Or are you looking for a special location for your photo shooting? With us you are guaranteed to find the right setting.

Upcoming Events

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News from the Bahnwelt

Bahnwelt Update (Week 9/2024)

https://bahnwelt.de/wp-content/uploads/2024/02/24.184-DEG-am-17.02.2024.mp4 ELNA 184 DEG After a year of downtime and many repairs, the ELNA was finally able to steam again on 17 February 2024. The

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Winter break in the Bahnwelt

The Railway Museum will be taking a Christmas and winter break from 18 December 2023 up to and including 13 January 2024. The first day of opening in the new year is 14 January 2024.

There is one exception between the years: on 28 and 29 December 2023, the Darmstadt-Kranichstein Railway Museum will once again be holding its traditional Christmas Model Railway Days from 10 am to 5 pm. The focus will be on the exhibition and demonstration layouts as well as the museum’s numerous other models and showpieces. However, the vehicle exhibition is closed. Admission is free!

Gender notice

For better reading, the masculine form is used for personal names and personal nouns on this website. Corresponding terms apply in principle to all genders for the purpose of equal treatment. The abbreviated form of language is for editorial reasons only and does not imply any valuation.