The world's largest model railway layout, Miniatur Wunderland consists of 12,000 m (39,000 ft) of tracks built in HO scale (1:87). This awe-inspiring exhibit is divided into seven sections with over nearly 900 trains, 11,000 carriages, 300,000 lights, 215,000 trees, and 200,000 human figurines. The layout includes huge panoramas of the Alps, the American West, Switzerland, Hamburg, and the fictitious city of Knuffingen. The latter features its own airport, with planes capable of taxiing and even flying. Originally started in 2000 by brothers Gerrit and Frederik Braun, this project is continuously expanding. It's expected to reach its final construction phase in 2020. Save time by booking your tickets online. Call the site in advance to arrange a behind-the-scenes tour. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Hamburg holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Miniatur Wunderland and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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Miniatur Wunderland Reviews
Meget flot og imponerende. Lidt mange mennesker omkring middagstid, men et besøg værd for alle aldre. more »Very nice and impressive. A bit many people around noon, but worth a visit for all ages.
Das ist etwas ganz Besonderes, auch wenn es mir fast zu viel war. Langsam wurde ich müde. Aber ich bin auch nicht der jüngste. Nur: mit welcher Liebe dort die Landschaften, Eisenbahnen und das Drumher... more »This is something very special, even if it was almost too much for me. Slowly I got tired. But I'm not the latest. Only: with what love the landscapes, railways and the surrounding are designed there, is already looking in vain for something comparable. The souvenirs were very inexpensive. And I was surprised at how freely children can move there without being constantly reprimanded. The company also does a lot for refugees and other people in need. Thank you and hat off!
Excellent. We ended up spending over 4 hours here, from 7:30pm to midnight closing! We got to just about see everything. Took our time to see all the detail. The interactive elements are brilliant also. The airport was the highlight. How the planes move around and also take off and land is incredible. Highly recommended.
Amazing replica model cities with trains running through. So much happening it's hard to see it all. Had lunch at the cafeteria which was better than expected. Model train fans could easily spend the entire day here
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