Education at NRM Shildon

Locomotion has a core programme of education activities tailored to suit the areas of the National Curriculum at Key Stages 1, 2, 3 and 4.

A grand day out

Discover how families from Shildon visited the new seaside resort of Saltburn, which became a popular destination during the Victorian period. KS1, KS2. 45 minutes.

Railways and The Great War

Discover how the railways had an impact on the Western Front.

How to book

For enquiries about school visits and education activities, or to make a booking, call our education officer on 01388 771444.

Railways at war

Discover how the Second World War affected children in their local area.

Transport timeline

Discover the pioneering engineers who built the railways. 4–11 year olds. 45 minutes.

Background: L&SWR Adams 563