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Interesting Historical Museum

If you are on the Albula line from Chur/Thusis travelling to Preda or Filisur & have time to walk... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Greg T
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Zurich, Switzerland
Not just for railway geeks

Very interesting museum with well laid out exhibits on the history and construction of the famous... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
HattieWeymouth
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Weymouth
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are on the Albula line from Chur/Thusis travelling to Preda or Filisur & have time to walk or visit Bergun, then don't miss this interesting museum right on the station.

Thank Greg T
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

We stopped in bergun just to go to this museum, and we were pretty disappointed. Our ten year old son was excited to see the model train of the Albula Line, but it was not running and not easy to explore. Most of the displays...More

Thank BenB76
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Very interesting museum with well laid out exhibits on the history and construction of the famous Albula line. It is situated literally a few steps from Bergun Station and the local Tourist Information Office is in the same building. The displays included information on the...More

Thank HattieWeymouth
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

A museum that located exactly in the train Station of #bergün ...it describes the historical process of albula-bernina train from 100 years ago to today..

Thank Amir B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I especially enjoyed the short movies on former workers at the various train stations. Fortunately there are English subtitles. There is much subtle oral history to learn from these video recordings; absolutely fascinating. Besides that, wander and see what interests you. But leave yourself extra...More

Thank davidtova
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

In front of the museum stands a locomotive with workers car. This track is connected with the railway. You can watch the whole museum in about an hour. Opening times start at 10 am daily.

Thank mdva590623
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

There is plenty to see and read in this museum that tells you the history of the railway and Graubunden. Did you know that cars were banned in this entire area for several years?

Thank akirkby
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Spent a lovely couple of hours here and only left as I had a train to catch. The entry floor exhibits are decent although the actual model railway wasn't running when I was there. Still, the interactive exhibits and video exerts upstairs more than balanced...More

Thank BlakeyBKK
Reviewed 3 July 2016

This museum is directly at the world heritage Albula – Bernina railway line. It tells and shows the making and history of this famous engineering work. Visiting this museum is a must for all railway enthusiasts. I’m not such an enthusiast, but being an engineer...More

Thank ToblerE
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

This museum offers a deep historic development of the railway and also includes a scale model of the Rhaetian railway. This model started off as a hobby, and as the complexity developed it found its place in the museum. It's small, so not as many...More

Thank Aziz T
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