Swedish Railway Museum's collections consists of over 300 vehicles from the mid-1800s to today,
Please note! the museum is currently closed for renovation of the exhibitions. During this time you are most welcome to join us for trips with our historical trains, to various destinations around Sweden.
Visit the Train Hall Open for a few weekends 2020. Railbus from Gävle Central Station will take you there, daily, during the open weekends.
Experience our collections in the storehouse, during a short time.
Closed for renovation! Please note that Swedish Railway Museum is currently closed for renovation of the exhibitions. During this time you are most welcome to join us for trips with our historical trains, to various destinations around Sweden. We are hoping to re-open in summer 2022.
Open Train Hall during the following weekends 2020:
2-3 May, 6-7 June, 4-5 July, 1-2 August and 5-6 September.
Visiting address Karlsborgsgatan 1, Gävle, Sweden. Welcome to go by the museum's railbus from Gävle Central Station during the open weekends.
Swedish Railway Museum's collections – photographs, objects and books – are searchable on Samlingsportalen.
The planting of parks and gardens along the country's railway lines was extensive for over a hundred years, from the mid-1800s until the 1970s. The research project The railway's green cultural heritage investigate how and why state and private railways' planting activities came about, were organised, and ultimately dismantled.