• NRM York

    Flying Scotsman Winter Update

    Latest news on the world-famous locomotive including
    events, new tours for 2017 and two Christmas TV treats.

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  • NRM York

    Ambulance Trains

    Now open

    Step into a forgotten First World War story
    in our new free exhibition in Great Hall.

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  • NRM York

    Christmas Shopping

    Wonderful railway-inspired gifts

    Take a look at our gift selection, now available
    to purchase online from the NRM Shop.

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  • NRM York and Shildon

    Highlights of our Collection

    Our curators have picked some 'must-sees' on your visit

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  • NRM York

    Join our royal family

    All year round in Station Hall

    See the world's finest collection of
    royal carriages.

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National Railway Museum

Free Entry

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

York open 10am-5pm
(Search Engine opening times)
Shildon open 10am-4pm

What’s on

York Miniature Railway Ride

Our Miniature Railway Ride - great fun for train lovers of all ages!

York Central

York Central

York Central is an exciting development scheme for York with enormous potential to deliver economic growth, jobs and sustainable housing for the city. We're right in the middle of the plans - keep up to date with news.

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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