Look, it’s a flying train! Well, it only looks like it’s flying. That’s because the train track is on top of the train car, instead of at the bottom. In 1901 people in Wuppertal, Germany, started using this train, called the Schwebebahn (which means “suspension railway”) to get around. It still runs today! Imagine you’re riding this train—what are some things you notice in the city?
Gallery label from For Kids, 2022