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Weekend activities

Are you planning to visit the Museum this weekend? Do not hesitate to come! We offer a lot of activities that will suit small and large groups! Check our schedules, plan your visit and get ready to live a fun experience, while learning about the world of railroads.


Come to the Museum from Tuesday to Sunday from 10:30 a.m. to 2.30 p.m. and on Saturday evenings from 4:00 p.m. to 6.30 p.m. And during March, you can come at Saturday afternoons until 7.30. p.m.


These are the activities we offer you during the weekends:

Family in the Museum


Every Saturday, you can enjoy the guided tours at the Museum's facilities. In the mornings, at 12:30 a.m., live "The Museum "tastets"" , some visits that will take you to know various curiosities of the Museum, such as the width of the road in Spain, or how it could be made to arrive the railroad to Vilanova i la Geltrú through the Garraf mountains. Every Saturday the theme of the visit will be different.


On Saturday afternoons, at 5:30 p.m., do not miss the activity "Approach to Talgo Space", where you can see Talgo's unique collection of vehicles since the first one that worked in our country in 1950. You will go through its history and you will know his advances.


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The ignition of the Mataró


Every first Sunday of the month, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., you can enjoy "La Mataró en marcha", the ignition of the Mataró locomotive of 1948. Do you know it was the first train to circulate in the Peninsula between Barcelona and Mataró? Come and see the famous locomotive in full action!


And on the second Sunday of the month, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., do not miss the activity "Luxury travel", a guided tour of a luxury lounge car from 1928. Live the experience of traveling in the luxury of the beginnings of the train.

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The ignition of the Mataró
Reading stories Museum


On the third Sunday at noon, at 12p.m., the children are the protagonists! Families can enjoy Víctor's ConteTren, an activity that will transport the little ones to magical stories of trains, stations and machinists. This character will allow you to get closer to spaces and vehicles that are outside to the circuit of visits, you can not miss it!


On the fourth Sunday of the month you will again enjoy Victor ConteTren from 12 p.m. (remember, only the months of 5 Sundays!).


On the last Sunday of the month, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., you can not miss to see "The beginnings of the railroad and the "Indianos"". You will discover who were the "Indians" and what they have to do with the railway, you will be able to get on the first train that circulated around the peninsula between Barcelona and Mataró..., know all the curiosities of the Museum!


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These activities are free for all the visitors that are in the Museum and that have acceded with any of the current tariffs. Come to the Vilanova’s Railway Museum and enjoy a unique family experience, while learning about interesting facts about the world of trains. Find us!

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