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Museum "Discover the railway"

Museum "Discover the railway"
111 Route du Grand Pont111 Route du Grand Pont07300 Saint-Jean-de-Muzols

At Tournon Saint Jean station, the Museum presents the railway adventure, its history and its techniques. Visit the luxurious coach once reserved for high personalities ... ideal for extending the experience of the epic of rail! Free entry.

The Tournon Saint Jean Museum presents railway antiques and unique pieces! Go behind the scenes of the railway, its techniques and tools. The tubular boiler, born from the genius of the Ardèche inventor Marc Seguin, reveals its innards. Visit the luxurious 1903 coach, listed as a Historic Monument, once reserved for VIPs, and the unusual 1932 Country Railcar, used for track and engineering inspections. Fun tables offer children the opportunity to learn about railway know-how. Free entry.

Our services

  • Parking
  • accepted animals

Further information

  • Parking
  • Defibrillator
  • Sustainable development
  • Bar
  • Waste management
  • Picnic area
  • Exhibition space
  • Toilets
  • Shelter for bikes/mountain bikes
  • Car park
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  • Pets welcome
  • Coach access
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Shop
  • Set down on-site for groups
  • Tourist brochures
  • Tourist information
  • Restaurant
  • Tour free of charge
  • Fast food
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Type of clientele
  • Home school groups
  • Groups
  • Specially for children
  • Welcome for business/incentive groups
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Customer base
  • Minimum age : 6
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Spoken languages
  • English
  • French
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From 01/04 to 11/11/2023, daily.


Free entry.

Updated on 01/06/2023
Through Ardèche Hermitage Tourisme
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