York press releases

  • National Railway Museum Celebrates Decade of Discovery

    01 Mar 2018

    • Research archive Search Engine reaches 10-year milestone
    • Rare finds include George Stephenson’s family cook book from 1840s
    • Bakers from the Countess of York recreate railway recipes

  • Judith McNicol appointed Director of the National Railway Museum

    14 Feb 2018

    • Acting director takes permanent position

  • National Railway Museum to bring Wonderlab to York

    14 Feb 2018

    • Interactive gallery will get young minds thinking about engineering

  • World Famous Flying Scotsman Back on the Tracks for 2018

    06 Feb 2018

    National Railway Museum and engineering firm Riley & Son (E) Ltd agree new six-year contract to maintain and operate iconic steam locomotive.

  • The National Railway Museum Unveils New Highlights Exhibition

    09 Jan 2018

    New exhibition showcases important railway paintings and items from the national collection

  • National Railway Museum to Restore Queen Victoria’s Royal Carriage

    06 Dec 2017

    • Most significant exterior restoration in 50 years
    • Project open to the public and scheduled to last 18 months

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