We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Danish Railway Museum

Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Review Highlights
Get on board!

Something for everyone, with locomotives and carriages great and small. Denmark's railway history... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Bob W
,
Sandown, England, United Kingdom
All aboard

A great museum and made topics really interesting. Particularly enjoyed the Inter-rail exhibits and... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
Matt W
Read all 279 reviews
292
All photos (292)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good39%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“mini train”(7 reviews)
“small train”(4 reviews)
“rainy day”(6 reviews)
About
Experience the history of Denmark’s railways in the authentic roundhouse from 1954. We have 21 tracks featuring iconic engines and carriages. Look inside the royal carriages, experience travelling first class and see Denmark’s oldest preserved steam...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
Dannebrogsgade 24, Odense 5000, Denmark
Website
+45 66 13 66 30
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (279)
Filter reviews
72 results
Traveller rating
38
30
4
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
38
30
4
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews mini train small train rainy day all ages train buff love trains train travel royal trains rolling stock great fun early days old days full size locomotive ride steam enthusiasts
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 72 reviews
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Something for everyone, with locomotives and carriages great and small. Denmark's railway history in a wonderful roundhouse, with excellent models, displays, and miniature train ride. Close to Odense Station, so you can even let the train take the strain to get you there and back.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bob W
Jernbanemuseet, PR-chef at The Danish Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Dear Bob, Thank you very much. Hope to see you again at the Danish Railway Museum

Reviewed 4 October 2018

A great museum and made topics really interesting. Particularly enjoyed the Inter-rail exhibits and access to carriages. Great , realistic manikin models also.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Matt W
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Had a wonderful few hours here and I am not a train buff. interesting exhibitions, well laid out, all aspects of train travel covered. Enjoyed our ride on Odin

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank EileenPl
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We were there with no idea of wat to expect. But after you have seen all the great big locomotives, it realy is beautifull too see the old history. Large and some strange things for transport to see. Realy worth the visit

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Carlo v
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

My family and I love this museum. My daughter celebrated her birthday here, it was a lovely event. They have a great interactive exhibition with lots to do for kids. There is a fun upstairs playground. There is small train that goes around outside. In...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank GryHK
Jernbanemuseet, Gæsteansvarlig at The Danish Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Dear Gry, thank you very much. We are happy to hear that our museum is your favorite museum. Hope to see you soon again. The Danish Railway Museum

Reviewed 28 May 2018

We took are grandson who is only 2 years old and he loved it being able to climb onto the trains, run around to his hearts content, upstairs is a children's area which he loved unfortunately the cafe was not open. We found the museum...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Karen P
Jernbanemuseet, Gæsteansvarlig at The Danish Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

We are happy to hear that your grandson had lots of fun. Our café is open during some holiday periods and during special events. You are welcome to bring your own food and beverages. We have several areas indoors and outdoors where you can eat...More

Reviewed 11 January 2018

Sympathick train museum for trainenthousiasts and normal interestet people. Very nice to do on a rainy day, wn nature in this beautiful island is wet. Please dont forget hans Christian Andersen

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Toogenblik
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

We loved this museum! Nice trains that you can get onto. And there is a very nice play area for little kids on the top floor.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank _e273
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

20 or so indoor train platforms with real engines - lots of opportunity to climb aboard and get a feel for the history. Small ride on train. Cafe was closed.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Jane S
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Very quiet museum on a rainy day and I had the whole place almost to myself. The museum has full size train cars and locomotive engines through the years. They have restored them and placed furniture in them as they would have during the times....More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Alexa C
Jernbanemuseet, Gæsteansvarlig at The Danish Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Thank you very much for your response. Our café is open during school holidays. Normally the mini train runs every day, either indoor or outdoor. The Danish Railway Museum

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 18 nearby hotels
Milling Hotel Plaza, Odense
225 reviews
.35 km away
Hotel Odeon
10 reviews
.37 km away
Milling Hotel Ansgar, Odense
201 reviews
.44 km away
Hotel Domir
135 reviews
.44 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 310 nearby restaurants
Gastroteket
144 reviews
.44 km away
Storms Pakhus
97 reviews
.29 km away
Cafe FLEURI
30 reviews
.48 km away
Paprika Indisk Restaurant
72 reviews
.27 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 199 nearby attractions
Hans Christian Andersen Birthplace
669 reviews
.49 km away
Sct. Hans Church
11 reviews
.50 km away
Funen Art Museum
6 reviews
.54 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
John S
12 May 2015|
Answer
Response from Jernbanemuseet | Property representative |
Dear John Stanbridge, It is an S-machine sold in 1995 to Nordsjællands Veterantog. Best regards from the Danish Railway Museum
0
Votes
Google Translation