We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tram-Museum Zurich

Forchstrasse 260, Zurich 8008, Switzerland
+41 44 380 21 62
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Histroy...

One of less famous museum, very small but offer good detailing of histroy if trams in swiss. Kids... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Umang A
via mobile
Little collection of trams

We caught the tram up here - the stop is directly opposite the museum. It is free on the Zurich... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
whatcarolinedid
,
London, United Kingdom
Read all 62 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average25%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“zurich card” (4 reviews)
“model” (5 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 13:00 - 17:00
LOCATION
Forchstrasse 260, Zurich 8008, Switzerland
CONTACT
Website
+41 44 380 21 62
Write a ReviewReviews (62)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of less famous museum, very small but offer good detailing of histroy if trams in swiss. Kids love the place. Entry is free on swiss pass.

Thank Umang A
Reviewed 5 December 2017

We caught the tram up here - the stop is directly opposite the museum. It is free on the Zurich card. It's a little collection of trams, great for kids or transport buffs (in my bf's case). They do let you climb on all the...More

Thank whatcarolinedid
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Unexpected found this little gem hidden just outside of the center. They have a great selection and display of old trams, uniforms and the history of the Zurich trams. Entrance is't cheap but it's a fun visit

Thank travelgrumpy
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

We was here with my 5 y.o. son and he doesn’t want to go out when it must be closed) very interesting to see the story of trams modernization) and you can climbing inside of trams and open/close , push/pull everything than you can!) but...More

Thank Marina L
Reviewed 8 October 2017

It was cool to see so many different styles of tram, but there was very little information in English explaining the evolution, or even giving the time frame that each tram was active during, so I was pretty much left to wander aimlessly through dozens...More

Thank nrejebym
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

OK, I admit it. I have a bit of a thing about Zurich's trams. I've been coming to the city for holidays since I was born and have developed a love for the trams, the "humming" noise they make and was thrilled when I found...More

Thank willdc1
Reviewed 28 May 2017

I took tram # 11 to the tram museum. It is free withe the Zurich card. There are a number of old tram cars, many of which you can enter. Unfortunately all of the information is in German. There are also some exhibits upstairs. If...More

Thank Jim_atl
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

You have full access to most of the trams in the museum enabling you to stand in the drivers cab and imagine carrying passengers around. All the trams are restored to their glory and some date back to the late 19th century. There is an...More

Thank WiseTreeOwl
Reviewed 15 October 2016

A collection of tram dating back to the beginning of the 20th century. Unlike many museums one can onto most of the trams and actually see what it was like to travel in earlier days. Examples of ticket machines and the controllers for the tram...More

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 10 October 2016

The tram museum is a collection of trams, ticket machines and related items dating back to to the advent of this mode of transportation in Zurich. It is located at the depot that was used until 1997. The museum is great for children, with a...More

1  Thank Ira G
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 138 hotels in Zurich
Aparthotel Familie Hugenschmidt
28 reviews
1.10 km away
Sorell Hotel Seefeld
266 reviews
1.58 km away
LADYs FIRST Hotel
649 reviews
1.65 km away
The Dolder Grand
1,100 reviews
1.66 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Restaurant Huhnerhimmel
117 reviews
1.08 km away
Marcellino Pane e Vino
214 reviews
.51 km away
blindekuh Zurich
211 reviews
1.07 km away
Restaurant Gandria
48 reviews
1.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Botanical Garden (Botanischer Garten)
294 reviews
.77 km away
Dolderbahn
132 reviews
1.43 km away
Parkanlage Zuerihorn
138 reviews
1.58 km away
Chinese Garden Zurich
238 reviews
1.50 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Tram-Museum Zurich staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit