The museum is open every day (apart from the 25th of December)

  • From the 1st of January to the 31th of March: from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • From the 1st of April to the 31th of October: from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

  • From the 1st of November to the 31th of December: from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


We recommend an average time of visit of 2h30.

The bookshop-boutique and the restaurant are open during the museum’s opening hours.


2 rue Alfred de Glehn
68200 Mulhouse - France

Phone : +33 (0) / Email :

The Cité du Train is located 5 minutes away from the city centre of Mulhouse, 30 minutes from Colmar, Belfort and Basel, and 1 hour from Strasbourg.

  • By car: motorways A35 and A36, exit “Mulhouse Dornach”

  • By tramway: line 3, stop “Musées”.

  • By train: TGV Est & Rhin-Rhône, train station Mulhouse.

  • By plane: Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg airport.

         Museum map


The Cité du Train is accessible to people with reduced mobility. However, access to certain gateways giving a view into the interior of the equipment is not possible for security reasons. To overcome this, do not hesitate to use our mobile application ( SAM ) which allows you to discover the interior of certain equipment in 360 ° view or via photos.