Guided tours

The Moravian-Silesian Railway Museum prepared several special guided tours for the months of January to March.
It includes an activity demonstration of the work of transport employees in arranging train rides associated with an example of the operation of historical security devices (control devices, interlocking devices and communication devices.
The demonstration will be supplemented by an explanation of the history of the use and development of safety signaling systems used on the railway in the last century. One tour lasts 1.5 hours.

Individual dates of guided tours:

11.01.2020      saturday          10am

11.01.2020      saturday            1pm
19.01.2020      sunday             10am
19.01.2020      sunday              1pm

08.02.2020      saturday           10am

08.02.2020      saturday            1pm

23.02.2020      sunday             10am

23.02.2020      sunday              1pm

22.03.2020      sunday             10am

22.03.2020      sunday              1pm

These individual guided dates are limited by 20 visitors. Therefore it is advisable to register yourself and book individual date.

To book a date please contact us on email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call us on +420 608 390 363.

Fajne léto 2019

Fajné Léto 2019
Fajné Léto 2019

Dear museum visitors,

we cordially invite you to the traditional summer event "Fajne léto" this time in our museum. On Saturday 24th August 2019 from 2pm to 6pm the whole family can compete and have fun. In addition, a tour of the functional locomotives including the driver's station will be available and a demonstration of the work of railway firefighters will be interesting too. Musicians will accompany the whole afternoon in the museum. Refreshments are provided. There will also be a museum with technical equipment. More information can be found on the poster.

Ostrava Museum night 8th June 2019

On June 8th national festival Ostrava Museum night will be held for the 11th time. Several state and private organizations are going to introduce themselves from 4 pm to 11 pm. More information on

Within Ostrava museum night The Moravian-Silesian Railway Museum is going to be introduced too. Except for existing expositions, this year there are prepared several curiosities.

We are excited about your visit!

Introducing the Sphere Loyalty Program

We would like to point out to all card holders of the Sphere Loyalty Program or the Carte Cards that they can use the discounted entry at our museum. It means - when two or more visitors arrive at the museum, the admission for one person will be free of charge upon presenting this card!

Gift cards

The gift voucher is for sale to the public as a ticket that is portable. The value of the voucher is 80, - CZK and will be available to buy at the ticket office of the museum. The sale is possible by correspondence, namely by paying the amount to the account or exceptionally by cash on delivery. Correspondence sale is provided by the museum's office. The evidence of tickets is managed only through the museum box office. The number of vouchers for sale is not limited. Quantity discount is not available. The tickets are time limited. Vouchers in this value include full entrance to the museum, including a trainer. One voucher applies to one person who pays the admission at any standard entry fee.



The Cyclope Book Publication

The T 499.0 Cyclope Book Publication is available for a sale in the Moravian-Silesian Museum since Saturday 6th June 2015. This book describes the history of development, production and operation of the T499.0 series. It is a monography of our the most powerful and fastest engine locomotive. The fans will be pleased with the large number of historical photographs and information from the operation, testing and repair of this unique locomotive.

The book is available directly at the museum in the railway station Ostrava center or, exceptionally, while a nostalgic ride on June 6th, 2015 called "With Kyklop in the Beskydy through the Jablunkov tunnel" for 1090 CZK.

Tourist Stamps

You can buy in ŽMMS tourist signs and stickers to expand your collection.

Fine summer 2018 in ŽMMS


Dear visitors of Moravian-Silesian Railway Museum - its supporters and also new visitors interested in visiting the museum!

We cordially invite you to a special event that we organize with the support of the Moravian-Silesian Region on Saturday the 25th of August 2018 from 14.00 to 18.00 in the premises of the museum and in its immediate vicinity that is Ostrava - střed station.

This traditional summer activity called Fine summer 2018 entitled Railroad and the Republic a hundred years ago, will allow you to explore the techniques of railroad firefighters with examples of their skills.Throughout the competition the competition will take place on the railway theme and includes interesting prizes.In addition, in the premises of the event: the park steam rail and the possibility to see the actual older locomotive 130 (E 479.0) 731 (T 478.1) at Ostrava-střed station.During the fine summer we offer to our visitors a discounted entrance fee to enter the museum where our guides will guide you. 

Refreshment is guaranteed! For the duration of the event our "Wandering Musicians" will make the mood even more enjoyable.

We warmly invite you to celebrate Railway Day in our region

On Friday 28th of September during the celebration of the 120th anniversary of the „Tremesna in SIlesian-Osoblaha“ narrow-gauge track, a steam train will ride from Ostrava. The detailed timetable is on the enclosed leaflet.


Regional Railway Day 2018 is happening from 9:30am until 3:30pm on Saturday the 29th of September 2018 and is organised by Czech Railway in cooperation with the Rail Moravian-SIlesian Museum in Ostrava and Bohumin. Part of it will be a steam train ride along the Ostrava and AWT rail siding.


Please see more details attached on the leaflet. The program in both cities is varied and interesting for everyone who is interested in railways there are even some work places which are unavailable during normal operation.



Středa 12:00 - 16:00
Čtvrtek 12:00 - 16:00
Sobota 9:00 - 16:00
Neděle 9:00 - 16:00
Výpravní budova železniční stanice Ostrava střed
Železniční muzeum moravskoslezské, o.p.s.
Frýdlantská 499/5
702 00 Ostrava
GPS:    49.8290672N, 18.2829283E
Tel.: +420 972 765 600, +420 723 289 060