• A father is holding his daughters hand while walking on a platform with a garden on one side and a train on the other.

    Plan your visit

    On this page, you can find practical information for your visit. We look forward to seeing you!

  • A girl is standning in front of a exhibition and listening to an audio track


    The Swedish Railway Museum’s exhibitions tell the story of Sweden's railways, its people and its future.

  • A blu train car with the SL logo can be seen in the left corner. To the right two man are standing and watching another train car in the background.

    The Train Hall

    Stroll around one of the largest rail vehicle collections in the world, and learn about the history of the railway, from its early days up to today.

  • A happy women takes an order at the resturant

    Restaurant Ångpannan

    Enjoy good food and drink at the restaurant Ångpannan which offers a menu suitable for both children and adults.

  • A railcar is visible among green grass and bushes

    Railway Park

    During the summer, the Järnvägsparken outdoor area will be open with living environments in historic buildings. As you step into the waiting room of the station building, you step back in time to a period when tickets were purchased at a ticket window, people mailed postcards, and goods to be transported by train were weighed. In the track tender's cabin, you will meet the track tender’s wife, who will tell you about how children lived and played in time gone by. Travel around the outdoor area on the mini-train!

  • The museum shop


    Are you a railway enthusiast, feeling a bit nostalgic or maybe just along for the ride? The Swedish Railway Museum’s gift shop has something for everyone.

  • A smiling girl is lookig out of an open window on board a railcar


    During the summer, if you have an entrance ticket to the museum, you can ride a rail bus during your visit.

  • Steam locomotive with puffing smoke that travels over a high bridge over a forested ravine.

    Train journeys

    A train journey with our historic trains provides a peaceful and unforgettable experience through Sweden's beautiful and varied landscape.

  • A girl is sitting in the drivers place in a train car

    About us

    Welcome to the Swedish Railway Museum in Gävle. The railway museum for all of Sweden. The Railway Museum is now open after being closed for renovation for a number of years.

  • The Vasa Museum's dark, dramatic exterior in backlight.

    Part of SMTM

    The Swedish Railway Museum is part of the Swedish National Maritime and Transport Museums (SMTM).