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Special Events Calendar 2016


March 25, 2016
Opening of the Visitors‘ Season
First visitors' day in the season 2016: You can look forward to visit our unique
collection of of tramcars in Germany.


March 27 & 28, 2016
Easter in the Tram Museum
The Easter bunny will hide chocolate eggs in the premises – for children of any age.


April 17, 2016
Meeting of historical buses
After a one year break historical buses will be presented again at Hannover
Tramway Museum. For exhibitors of historical buses we offer a special event
on April 16, 2016.


April 30 & May 1, 2016
Model Truck Meeting
Large show of radio-controlled trucks and construction machines in full action.
Little ones can take a 'Child Driving Test'


May 8, 2016
Mother’s Day Offer
Mothers who are visiting the Hannover Tramway Museum together with their
child (children) will get a 50% discount on the admission fee!


May 21 & 22, 2016
Meeting of historical military vehicles
Organized by the Association of the German armed forces reservists, friends
of historical military vehicles meet at the 3nd meeting of military vehicles.


June 12, 2016
60 Years DÜWAG Articulated Trams
60 years ago, the first DÜWAG articulated trams were put into operation.
According to this occasion we will present our collection of articulated trams.


June 26, 2016
VW Beetle Gathering
Enthusiasts of the old and the New VW Beetle will meet in the Museum.
Free entry for drivers and co-drivers.


August 14, 2016
21th Vintage Vehicles Gathering
Old cars and motor-bikes of many different brands are welcome to visit the
museum. Free entry for drivers and co-drivers.


September 3 & 4, 2016
Model Railway Exhibition
Model railroad clubs introduce themselves and present their dioramas and modules
in Z-, N- and HO-size. Additional you can visit our unique detailed scratch-built
model trams in the voluminous G-size (1:22,5 scale). On a 210 sqm track module
arrangement with a track length of about 140 metres you can see model trams
from Hannover, Bielefeld, Wuppertal, Erfurt, Leipzig, Duisburg and Berlin in action.


September 4, 2016
Discoverer’s Day of the Hannover Region
Once a year, the Hannover Region (a 'Super County' composed of the city of Hannover
and the wide urban hinterland) invites all inhabitants and visitors to explore and visit
up to 40 different places of interest – backed by extremely low priced public transport
day tickets. At 3 pm Tram Parade.


October 2 & 3, 2016
Oktoberfest at the tramway museum
It is Bavarian in the HSM: have fun at our Oktoberfest. In addition, we have typical
Bavarian specialities and Oktoberfest beer on offer. For children there is a bouncy
castle and a children's carousel available. All visitors who appear in the 'proper
Bavarian style' get free admission!.


October 30, 2016
Autumn atmosphere in the Tramway Museum
Special opening times: 11am to 7pm. Illuminated tram ride in the dawn. At about
5.30 pm lantern procession for the little ones. Children who bring along a lantern
will get free admission. Hot spiced wine, waffles and bratwurst in addition to
our 'standard menu'.


December 11, 2016
St. Nicholas' Day at the Tramway Museum
St. Nicholas is visiting the museum and will be giving out small presents to the children.



Note: Our calendar of events will be kept up to date. Please visit this section later again.