26 September 2014 - 1 March 2015
A season of adventure, mischief and drama including our
'Great York Shed Bash' event on 27 September.
10th Anniversary Steam Gala
20–21 September 2014
We've been doing the Locomotion for 10 years!
Making The Connection
27 September 2014
Learn how railway records can help you learn more about
your family tree in this conference.
NRM York and Shildon
Highlights of our Collection
Our curators have picked some 'must-sees' on your visit
National Railway Museum
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
(Search Engine opening times)
Shildon open 10am-5pm
A musical extravaganza featuring some fantastic acts, taking place in Station Hall. Entry is free apart from the acts playing in our Director's Saloon car.
Recreating an ambulance carriage
To commemorate the 100 year anniversary of the First World War, we are focusing on a wartime railway story which is perhaps less well-known. From July 2016, our exhibition will tell the story of the ambulance trains used to transport sick and injured troops, both in theatres of war and in the UK.