Railway Museum in Mora la Nova

The old steam locomotive depot, one of Spain's most important that once had 100 locomotives

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The Interpretation Centre Railway of Mora la Nova

Located in the old railway facilities in Móra la Nova where there was a largest depot of steam locomotives in Spain with 100 locomotives and 1,000 employees.

The Interpretation Centre is part of an ambitious restoration project of industrial archaeology that includes the launch of a tourist steam train from the Mediterranean sea shore inland towards the Ebro River valley, as a well as the creation of professional school to learn railway related skills. As of now the visitor may enjoy a guided tour of the signal box, housing one of the first electromechanic control systems in Europe; the 23 meters turntable and the old rolling stock depots, used today as restoration shops. The tour ends with a visit to the new enclosed shed for the tourist train , where several locomotives, self-propelled units, coaches and freight cars , are being restored and preserved, all of them showing the railroad evolution through the years. Amongst them , we find the 241F-2238 , the only remaining unit of the most powerful steam locomotives from the Mora la Nova old depot, which headed the express trains between Barcelona and Madrid during the fifties and sixties

Price includes entrance to the Interpretation Centre Railway Mora la Nova in its opening hours. 

Timetable:

  • Visiting hours: Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from 11: 30h to 13: 30h and 17: 00h to 19: 00h.
  • Closed: 1st and 6th of January, 11th of September and, 25th and 26th of December

Guided tours in Spanish and Catalan, English and French on request in advance. Panels in Catalan, Spanish, English and French.

Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible 75% of the facilities.

Term and conditions

  • Redeem voucher on entry into their opening hours before 31/12. Hours: Saturdays and Sundays from 11:30 to 13:30 and 17:00 to 19:00.
  • Cancellation Policy: Once issued the voucher, it can not be canceled.

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ORGANISER

Associació Preservació del Patrimoni Ferroviari i Industrial de Mora la Nova
License
(NIF G43683523)