Escape to the exciting world of the railways

Discover the exciting world of the very first steam engines, all the way through to the dazzling, high-speed trains and royal carriages.

And for a unique experience, assume the role of the engine driver and take your place in the engine cab! 

Temporary exhibition: "Orient-Express - Europalia"

Embark on a mythical journey in Train World with the Orient-Express!

From 26 October 2021 until 17 April 2022, Train World will host an exceptional exhibition dedicated to the epic story of the Orient-Express and its Belgian creator, Georges Nagelmackers.

For the occasion, mythical Orient-Express carriages will be exhibited in Train World, the Belgian railway company museum in Brussels. This major exhibition of the Europalia Trains & Tracks festival, will also present decorative works of art and unique documents retracing the adventure of the Orient-Express and the Wagons-Lits company.

The exhibition will also evoke the imaginations awakened by this legendary train and the dreams it generated, from the most famous like Agatha Christie to the most tenuous, while paying tribute to the craftsmen who helped build its legend.

An exceptional exhibition not to be missed!

! This offer is only valid for the following fares: Children (6-12 years old), Youth (13-17 years old), Adult (18-66 years old), Senior (67+ years old), Family Ticket, Person with a disability (with or without an attendant).

  • 50%* discount on your train journey
  • Children under the age of 12 travel for free (max. 4 children per paying traveller)
  • Roundtrip on the same day
  • Departure possible from 9 a.m.
  • More info about the Discovery Ticket
More info:
Address: Place Princesse Elisabeth , 1030 Schaerbeek

Buy your Discovery Ticket in an instant

  1. Buy your e-ticket at
  2. Look for the Discovery Ticket code on your Train World e-ticket: it is a 16 character code.
  3. Order your Discovery Ticket directly from this page.
  4. Show the pdf of your Discovery Ticket on your smartphone or show a printed version when the train conductor passes by on the train.
  5. Enjoy your journey!

Frequently asked questions

Each owner of an e-ticket for Train World will receive a code for the purchase of 1 Discovery Ticket, which allows him or her to travel by train to the museum for half the price.
The SNCB discount code is valid for the day of your excursion. Return on the same day.
Yeah, you can.
The Discovery Ticket discount code (16 characters) can be found on the e-ticket issued by the cashier at
Any other questions? Check out the frequently asked questions about the Discovery Ticket.

*Discount only applied to the non-fixed part of the Standard fare. In 2nd class, the fixed amount is € 1.1649 per single journey. In 1st class, it is € 1.5144 (less than 37km) or € 1.6309 (37km - 51km) or € 1.7939 (52km and more) per single journey. The minimum price per single journey is € 2.50 in 2nd and € 3.20 in 1st class.