What's on

Current and upcoming events, exhibitions, talks and tours.


IRS seminar

Ambulance Trains

The forgotten story of the ambulance trains used to evacuate sick and injured troops on an unprecedented scale during the First World War.

Free for all

07 Jul 2016 - 31 Dec 2017


Summer at the National Railway Museum

Summer at the World's Greatest Railway Museum

Get in the holiday mood and keep the kids out of mischief - whether rain or shine.

Free for all

25 Jul 2016 - 04 Sep 2016

Family activities

York Miniature Railway

York Miniature Railway Ride

Our new Miniature Railway Ride is now open - great fun for train lovers of all ages!

22 Jul 2015 - 01 Jan 2018

Background: 'Skegness is so Bracing' LNER Poster