D'Hermitage en St Joseph

Museum "Discover the railway"

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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.

Practical information

111 Route du Grand Pont

111 Route du Grand Pont


Opening periods

From 04/05 to 12/12/2021, daily.