Education at Locomotion

Education at Locomotion ShildonLocomotion offers a wide range of workshops focused on STEM and social history topics, all tailored to meet National Curriculum requirements for Key Stages 1, 2 and 3.

All our sessions are free and should be booked in advance.

George Stephenson and Son

Stephenson's Rocket

Learn about George Stephenson, father of the railways, in this 90-minute package.

The Age of Steam

The Railway - learning at Shildon

Explore the origins of steam railways in the 19th century in this Key Stage 2 workshop.

How to book

For enquiries about school visits and education activities, or to make a booking, call 01904 809638.

Electric Engines

Education at Locomotion Shildon

Learn about the history, design and construction of electric locomotives in this 90-minute workshop.


Education at Locomotion Shildon

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