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Rail City - CLOSED

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Cute and Quirky

Its free and you can even have a beer whilst admiring the hard work gone into building the Rail... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2012
London, United Kingdom
Something diferent

Even if you are not a model railway enthusiast you ought to enjoy a coffee here. There is a... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2012
Dudley, West Midlands, England
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8 Jan 2015
“Closed Down”
18 Oct 2014
This model train and mini city display offer a pleasant way to spend a couple of hours. Grab lunch at the cafeteria.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Mariastraat 38, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 484 77 50 90
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Reviewed 24 October 2012

Its free and you can even have a beer whilst admiring the hard work gone into building the Rail City. Very interesting, you could stare for hours!!

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank 4Soho2016
Reviewed 20 October 2012

We found Rail City on our first trip to Bruges and it was an instant hit with our family, especially my 2 year old grandson. We visited several times then and when we booked to go back to Bruges, first thing he asked us was...More

Date of experience: October 2012
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Reviewed 10 October 2012 via mobile

We found this place by accident but am I glad we did. The miniature railway is a continuous work in progress and from I can see it will never be fully completed. The men, though boys might be a better description, really are putting their...More

Thank BobbiBenton
Reviewed 30 September 2012

Even if you are not a model railway enthusiast you ought to enjoy a coffee here. There is a separate childrens' play area within the cafe and the coffee, like most places in Bruges, was good! There is no fee for entry provided you buy...More

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank Jaymiller
Reviewed 18 September 2012

We had seen Rail City on the internet prior to our recent break in Bruge. Whilst I am a fan of model railways my wife tolerates my obsession !!! We found the premises and the owner most welcoming and enjoyed a most pleasant hour or...More

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank Brian G
Reviewed 18 April 2012

I am a keen railway enthusiast. It was disappointing that the Rail City was closed on a saturday afternoon during a holiday time. Pictures etc of Rail City looked appealing.

Date of experience: April 2012
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Reviewed 6 April 2012

I found this place from reading on Tripadvisor and was glad we popped in. It's nothing dramatically exciting so don't expect too much but it is really good to take a look (kids will love it). The beers in here are fairly cheaply priced too....More

Date of experience: February 2012
Thank Sessel
Reviewed 21 March 2012

As a member of the Gold Coast Model Railway, Australia, I appreciated the surprise visit to Rail City. My friends from Bruges knew of my interest in model trains, guiding me to Rail City with no warning. What a great example of modeling in a...More

Date of experience: July 2011
Thank lotusjim
Reviewed 20 February 2012

Arrived at five to six and it was shut, very disappointing

Date of experience: February 2012
Thank ManchesterDennis
Reviewed 22 December 2011

On a cold Winter day a bunch of friends visited the Groeningemuseum, but all pubs seemed to be full, when someone from Bruges said he knew a little place that might be able to host a group of 12. And indeed, one needs to walk...More

Date of experience: December 2011
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