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Special Events Calendar 2017

April 2, 2017
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.

April 16 & 17, 2017
Easter in the Tram Museum
The Easter bunny will hide chocolate eggs in the premises – for children of any age.

May 6 & 7, 2017
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.

May 14, 2017
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 25 & 28, 2017
Meeting of Historical Civil Protection Vehicles
For the first time historical civil protection vehicles and equipment will be presented
at Hannover Tramway Museum.

June 4 & 5, 2017
Model Truck Meeting
Large show of radio-controlled trucks and construction machines in full action.
Little ones can take a 'Child Driving Test'

June 18, 2017
HSM Children's Day
For the fourth time, the HSM organizes a day with many special events for
young visitors. We offer a bouncy castle, children's roundabout, children's jewels
and much more.Children up to 15 years of age have free admission.

June 4 & 5, 2017
PLAYMOBIL Exhibition
The HSM presents on every date of opening from June 18 until August 6, 2017 an
exhibition that will increase not only children's heart beats: HSM member
Dietmar Heintz presents his huge PLAYMOBIL toy collection.

August 13, 2017
22nd 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.

August 26 & 27, 2017
Model Railway Exhibition
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 10, 2017
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.

September 30, October 1 & 3, 2017
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 31, 2017
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 10, 2017
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.