Historical treasures in Chamartín
Are you a true Metro fan? Do you like to travel to the past? If you answered yes to these questions, then… you’re in luck! Metro invites you to visit the exhibition of historical trains inaugurated by King Felipe VI on 17 October in Chamartín Station. You will able to enjoy the original cars which ran on the underground line a century ago and which have been completely restored for the celebration our Centenary. An absolute luxury! And… if this is not enough, you will also be able to enjoy a collection of more than 100 historical items which will take you back to Metro’s past like you never could have imagined.
The trains already on view are genuine railway treasures to which another 8 cars, currently in the process of restoration and which began to operate between 1924 and 1965, will soon be added. And you will be able to discover many more things, ranging from antique telephones, tools, utensils… through to the changes in the uniforms of Metro employees over time.
More than 6,000 people have already visited the exhibition, and the number is expected to grow in response to the interest awakened. Remember, this is a permanent exhibition which you can visit with your family and friends on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 10 am to 2 pm. There is no entrance fee for Metro users.