Animals and the Railways
25 May-2 June
Find out about the creatures that travelled by rail, working
railway animals and the creepy-crawly stowaways!
A Celebration of Early Railways
Featuring replica early locomotives in steam, exhibitions, talks,
children's activities, all part of the Festival of the North East.
Beeching: 50 years on
Exhibitions, events and lectures to mark the 50th anniversary of
Dr Richard Beeching's controversial railway report.
Celebrating 75 years of Britain's world steam speed record with
a series of spectacular events and activities.
National Railway Museum
Discover 300 years of history and 1,000,000 objects that changed the world.
York open today 10am-6pm
Shildon open today 10am-4pm (Soho building closed)
A series of commemorative events in 2013, including a never-before-seen gathering of all six surviving A4s at York.