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Dresden Transport Museum, Dresden
(4.4/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web)
Dresden Transport Museum, housed in the historic Johanneum museum, displays vehicles from all modes of transport--including the famous Saxon Muldenthal locomotive from 1861, which holds the title of oldest original German steam locomotive. The attractive building dates from the late 16th century, when it was a stable and coach house for the adjacent Dresden castle. Its permanent exhibition area includes sections dedicated to railway vehicles, cars, trams, bicycles, motorbikes, air travel, and sea travel. Don't miss the informative film that runs every hour on the hour, explaining the history of Dresden and the museum. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Dresden Transport Museum by using our Dresden tour planner.
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  • Needed to fill a cold moring before we left and this was just the job. Make sure you get to see the model railway when it is running (just listen out for the announcement which are also in English). L...  more »
  • You can see many old models: road traffic,( cars,bicycles, motorcycles) Local public transport,(horse tramcar,cable railways,etc). Air traffic, (balooning,airshipping etc) Shipping,(many small models)...  more »
  • A pretty good Sammlumng of old means of transport. Unfortunately not always well placed. Nich arranged particularly visitor-friendly.
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  • Each year museum nacht is very special night. I suggest children come to here
  • This museum is really stuning.Aerial models,sea models..everything is very nice and functinoal. Reserver about 2 hours for coming through this :)
  • Tolles Museum mit vielen original Fahrzeugen.
  • A beautiful Museum very well documented. Interactive and fun for the little ones to raise awareness of scientific subjects (blower, lift of an aircraft, lighter than air...)
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  • Here, as the name implies, you can admire ancient means of transportation. Where are the old cars and trains to highlight that I especially liked. Each piece of the exhibition there is a good description for example: engine values such as HP and speed...
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