The Museum’s summer timetable will come into force on Friday 1 July. The opening hours will be:
• Tuesday to Saturday: from 10.30 a.m. to 2.00 p.m. and from 4.00 to 7.30 p.m.
• Sundays and bank holidays (except Mondays): 10.30 a.m. to 2.00 p.m.
Information for the general public
• Address of the Basque Railway Museum: calle Julián Elorza, 8 (20730 AZPEITIA-GIPUZKOA).
• Information Hotline: 943 15 06 77
• Fax: 943 15 07 46
The stream engine season has started at the Euskotren Basque Railway Museum and the locomotives will run every weekend until early November.
The steam engines will depart from the Museum (Azpeitia) to Lasao at the following times:
• Saturdays: 12.00 noon and 5.30 p.m.
• Sundays: 12.00 noon
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