List of heritage railways

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This list of heritage railways is a listing of heritage railways sorted by country, state or region. A heritage railway is a preserved or tourist railroad which is run as a tourist attraction, is usually but not always run by volunteers, and often seeks to re-create railway scenes of the past.

Europe[edit]

Belgium[edit]

Vertical boiler loco Cockerill on the Dendermonde-Puurs Railway

Bosnia and Herzegovina[edit]

Czech Republic[edit]

Denmark[edit]

An NSJV restored train on the Nordsjællands Veterantog
Source: [citation needed]
  • Bevaringsforeningen Gedser Remise – roundhouseS, Falster, DJK
  • BjergBanenS H, Jylland
  • Blovstrødbanen N, Zealand, DJK
  • Bornholms Railway Museum- narrow gauge, Bornholm, future re establish a section of the former Nexøbane
  • Danish Railway MuseumFunen
  • Djursland Railway Museum – Jylland, DJK
  • Hanstholm fortressN, Jylland
  • Hedelands VeteranbaneN, Sjælland
  • Hjerl Hede FrilandsmuseumN, Jylland
  • LimfjordsbanenH, Jylland, DJK
  • Mariager-Handest VeteranbaneS, Jylland, DJK
  • Museumsbanen Maribo-BandholmS, Lolland, DJK
  • MY-VeterantogH, Sjælland, DJK
  • Nordisk Jernbane-KlubH, Falster, DJK
  • Nordsjællands VeterantogH, Sjælland
  • Skjoldenæsholm Tram Museum – near Skjoldenæsholm Castle, Sjælland
  • Stenvad MosebrugcenterN, Jylland
  • Struer Jernbane-KlubH, Jylland
  • Struer Railway Museum- Jylland
  • Sydfynske VeteranjernbaneS, Fyn
  • Sydjyllands VeterantogH, Jylland
  • Vestsjællands VeterantogS, Sjælland, DJK
  • Veteranbanen Bryrup-VradsS, Jylland
  • Veteranbanen Haderslev-VojensS, Jylland, DJK
  • Veterantog VesH, Jylland, DJK
  • Videbæk-Skjern VeteranbaneS, Jylland
  • Østsjællandske JernbaneklubH, Sjælland

H Heritage rail operator | N Narrow gauge railway | S Standard gauge railway
DJK: Dansk Jernbane-Klub. Several heritage railways and operators are members of DJK

Finland[edit]

Lovisa & Wesijärvi Railway #6 at the Jokioinen Museum Railway

France[edit]

The Froissy Dompierre Light Railway

For a comprehensive list of heritage railways in France, see the article Liste des chemins de fer touristiques de France (French version of this article).

Germany[edit]

The Hannoversches Straßenbahn-Museum

For a comprehensive list of heritage railways in Germany, see the article Liste der Museumseisenbahnen (German version of this article). The list includes railway museums that operate historic railway services.

Greece[edit]

Hungary[edit]

Italy[edit]

Latvia[edit]

Ventspils narrow-gauge railway

Luxembourg[edit]

Fond de Gras railway station, Luxembourg

Netherlands[edit]

Norway[edit]

Steam locomotive on the Gamle Vossebanen

Poland[edit]

Republic of Ireland[edit]

For a list of heritage railways in the Republic of Ireland, see the article List of heritage railways in the Republic of Ireland.

Romania[edit]

Locomotive Mariuţa on the Vişeu de Sus Railway

San Marino[edit]

Restored AB 03 electric car in front of the Montale tunnel near the San Marino terminal station (2015)
  • Ferrovia Rimini–San Marino (In 2012, 800 meters of the track was reconstructed and opened to service at the San Marino terminal station with the original train as a tourist attraction.)[9]

Serbia[edit]

Train passing the largest bridge on the Šargan Eight railway

Slovakia[edit]

A train on the Čierny Hron Railway

Spain[edit]

Steam locomotive "Tren del centenari" from 1948, in Vilanova Railway Museum

Sweden[edit]

SRJ 28 Stortysken at Lenna Station (in Länna) on the Upsala-Lenna Jernväg railway

Switzerland[edit]

Historic steam on the Rigi-bahnen

United Kingdom and Crown dependencies[edit]

Isle of Man[edit]

Channel Islands[edit]

North America[edit]

Canada[edit]

United States[edit]

Mexico[edit]

Barbados[edit]

St. Kitts[edit]

South America[edit]

Argentina[edit]

Brazil[edit]

Chile[edit]

Ecuador[edit]

Colombia[edit]

Asia[edit]

China[edit]

Hong Kong[edit]

Peak Tram of Hong Kong

India[edit]

The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway

Indonesia[edit]

Israel[edit]

Japan[edit]

Pakistan[edit]

Historical Khyber Railway in Pakistan

Taiwan[edit]

Alishan steam train, engine no 31

Africa[edit]

South Africa[edit]

Rovos Rail train about to depart from Capital Park Station

Note that most of the heritage railway operators in South Africa have their own depots where locomotives and coaches are kept and serviced, but run on state-owned railways.

Tunisia[edit]

Australasia[edit]

Australia[edit]

New Zealand[edit]

For a list of heritage railways in New Zealand, see the article List of New Zealand railway museums and heritage lines.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Chemin de Fer à vapeur des Trois Vallées
  2. ^ Chemin de Fer du Bocq
  3. ^ Stoomtrein Dendermonde-Puurs
  4. ^ Stoomcentrum Maldegem
  5. ^ ASVi museum
  6. ^ Pelion Mt. Scenic Railway
  7. ^ Gulbene-Alūksne Railway
  8. ^ Ventspils Narrow Gauge Railway
  9. ^ "Quel treno per San Marino". Duegi Editrice (in Italian). July 21, 2020. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  10. ^ Azpeitia Railway Museum[permanent dead link]
  11. ^ Anten-Gräfsnäs Järnväg Archived 2014-03-02 at the Wayback Machine
  12. ^ Association of Narrow Gauge Railways Växjö-Västervik
  13. ^ Böda Skogsjärnväg Archived 2013-08-12 at the Wayback Machine
  14. ^ Dal-Västra Värmlands Järnväg
  15. ^ "Gotlands Hesselby Jernväg". Archived from the original on 2008-03-28. Retrieved 2008-07-29.
  16. ^ Jädraås-Tallås Järnväg
  17. ^ Ohsabanan
  18. ^ "Risten – Lakviks Järnväg". Archived from the original on 2013-08-25. Retrieved 2018-12-24.
  19. ^ – Lundsbrunns Järnvägar [permanent dead link]
  20. ^ Skånska Järnvägar (English)
  21. ^ Smalspårsjärnvägen Hultsfred-Västervik
  22. ^ Chihuahua al Pacífico Archived 2006-05-29 at the Wayback Machine
  23. ^ Ferrocarril Interoceanico Archived 2006-05-10 at the Wayback Machine
  24. ^ Tequila Express
  25. ^ St. Kitts Scenic Railway
  26. ^ La Trochita
  27. ^ Tren del Fin del Mundo Archived 2006-10-08 at the Wayback Machine
  28. ^ Tren Histórico a Vapor Archived 2007-06-22 at the Wayback Machine
  29. ^ Tren del Vino Archived 2007-02-09 at the Wayback Machine
  30. ^ "Museo ferroviario Temuco". Archived from the original on 2011-02-15. Retrieved 2018-12-24.
  31. ^ Turistren
  32. ^ Atlantic Rail
  33. ^ Friends of the Rail
  34. ^ "Outeniqua Choo Tjoe". Archived from the original on 2010-04-06. Retrieved 2010-05-24.
  35. ^ Reefsteamers
  36. ^ Rovos Rail
  37. ^ The Sandstone Heritage Trust
  38. ^ Steam Railway [permanent dead link]

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