the largest, functional steam locomotive depot in Europe presents numerous, often still functional, historic vehicles.
There are many railroad museums, but the railroad setting is unique! After all, it is the largest and most authentic historical railway area in Germany. Living railway history Our visitors can look forward to around 26 hectares. Fifty locomotives from different epochs, a functioning railway depot from the steam locomotive era as well as the historical buildings and technical systems of the globally unique cable pay-off system tell the story of the railway in Chemnitz and in Saxony.