Magazin für Denkmalpflege, Landschaft, Sozial-, Umwelt- und Technikgeschichte

Vilanova i la Geltrú/Katalonien: TICCIH RAILWAY SECTION, 2nd MEETING, 18th – 20th June, 2009

The meeting will be dedicated to an evaluation of the international management and conservation of the railway heritage – mobile and fixed.

It will coincide with the opening of the exhibition "40 years of automatic track gauge change system on the Spanish network", and will conclude with a visit to the Estació França in Barcelona (1929), the last of the great iron and glass train sheds in Europe. Members and non-members of both associations are equally welcome. The meeting will be in English.

Venue: museu del ferrocarril

Travel: by local train from Barcelona Airport, every 30 minutes, 40 km, about one hour: Info

Suggested accommodation:  contact (mention the meeting and the railway museum for a discount).

Tourist information

Registration: contact@ahicf.comd4 and, or by fax to +34 93 815 82 20 (attention: Anna Grande).

(Foto: Abgestellter Waggon auf dem Pyrenäenbahnhof Canfranc, 2008)