What’s on at NRM ShildonLocomotion

Train ride experiences

We operate our on-site passenger service at scheduled dates throughout the year.

28 May 2017 - 24 Sep 2017
Age restrictions apply - see right.
See right
Adults, Families
Events, Family activities

Father's day is fast approaching and places on our steam driver experiences on 17 and 18 June are in high demand!

If someone you know would like to drive the UK's oldest standard gauge working steam locomotive then phone 01904 685780 for more information and to book. 

Services for 2017:

Date Event Type
 Saturday 28 May - Sunday 29 May  Meccano Magic
Passenger service FR20 
Saturday 17 June - Sunday 18 June
Cab It FR20 driver experiences and passenger rides
 Saturday 15 July  Driver experiences
 Sunday 16 July  Classic Car Rally
Passenger Service FR20
 Saturday 5 August - Sunday 6 August  Model Mania
Passenger Service FR20
 Saturday 16 September - Sunday 17 September  Autumn Steam Gala
Passenger Service FR20
 Saturday 23 September - Sunday 24 September  Steampunk
Passenger Service FR20

FR20 = Furness Railway No.20 Locomotive.

Driver for a fiver experience includes a single return trip of the footplate of the locomotive with the engine crew. Tickets available to adults only (aged 21+) – proof of age may be required (tickets £5).

Tickets available from the museum reception (Collection building).

Background: 'Skegness is so Bracing' LNER Poster