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DAF trucks and Citytour

Today we are going to drive through Eindhoven and visit the DAF museum

Departs every day at 11 a.m.(except monday and tuesday)

€ 35,-

Reservation required

Information walk

We will start today with a city tour along the many beautiful locations in Eindhoven. We also drive past the new factories of the current DAF. To continue the route to the DAF museum. Arrived here, you will be surprised by the Dutch car history. We not only see the old workshops, all the old trucks, all the DAF passenger cars, but also a real royal bus used by Queen Beatrix and her family. After the visit we go back to the center, and we do that as a city walk. So that we can show you some beautiful places in Eindhoven. A successful bus tour, a visit to the museum and a city walk, we can again speak of a special beautiful day.

Uitschuifmotor DAF Verheul 1948

DAF Museum

In 1928, brewer A.H. Huenges, owner of the De Valk brewery, the Hub and Wim van Doorne brothers, have a workshop available next to his brewery at Tongelresestraat 27 in Eindhoven.

The central heating. Hub van Doorne, machine and repair facility ”initially made simple construction work. The workplace was in fact a big forge. This forge, which has been completely restored, is worth a visit to the DAF Museum alone, because it is fascinating to see which tools were used in addition to the forge fire.

In 1932 the company name was changed to "Van Doorne’s Aanhangwagen Fabriek", DAF for short. The production of trailers and semi-trailers went well, inter alia, due to the legendary featherweight semi-trailer with automatic coupling.

Starting point

Our starting point is easy to find. It is at the front of the station of Eindhoven, the Stationsweg. At the Student hotel.

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Tour information

When Price Reservation Duration
Everyday
€ 35,00
Required

6 hours

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