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National Railway Museum

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Discover 300 years of history and 1,000,000 objects that changed the world in the UK's largest railway museum.

York open 10am-6pm
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Shildon open 10am-4pm

What’s on

February half-term

There's something for all the family this half term at the National Railway Museum.

Flying Scotsman update

Flying Scotsman at the National Railway Museum

To mark Flying Scotsman's eagerly anticipated return to the tracks we're planning a whole season of events and activities from February 2016 at our York and Shildon museums to celebrate the fame and celebrity of the locomotive legend.

Sir Nigel Gresley overhaul

Sir Nigel Gresley in the workshop at NRM York

A4 Pacific Sir Nigel Gresley is currently in The Works for its 10 year overhaul. Be sure to drop in to see progress from our Works balcony.

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