Danish Railway Museum

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    Dannebrogsgade 24

    5000 Odense C


Organisation profile

Organisation profile

Research profile:
The Danish Railway Museum researches and facilitate research in the Danish Railways cultural history with focus on the following subjects:
•    Railways and the cultural landscape including town development and built areas connected to the railway
•    Railways and people including focus on important agents, gender and travel
•    Railways and mentality historical aspects including the idea and conception of the railway, stations and the railway as a cultural phenomenon including the role of railways in language, literature, media and art
•    The technological history of railways using modern, problem orientated approaches and focus on the rolling stock
•    Railways in an infrastructural, socio economic and transport political perspective
The Danish Railway Museum publishes the journal Jernbanehistorie (Railway History).


  • Kulturhistorie 90.1
  • Museumsjernbaner 65.8406
  • Jernbanehistorie 65.841