What's on

Current and upcoming events, exhibitions, talks and tours.


Tim Peake's Spacecraft in the Great Hall at National Railway Museum

Tim Peake's Spacecraft

Tim Peake's historic capsule has landed, along with a space-age virtual reality experience narrated by the astronaut himself.

Free for all

17 Jan 2018 - 08 Mar 2018


A woman wearing a virtual reality headset

Space Descent VR with Tim Peake

This incredible virtual reality mission puts you in the pilot’s seat of Tim Peake’s spacecraft to experience a truly incredible journey back to Earth.

17 Jan 2018 - 06 Mar 2018


Gallery at the National Railway Museum with glass cases displaying railway-related objects


Discover the intricate details of railway history through seldom-seen objects from our vast collection of more than one million items.

Free for all

All year round

Background: 'Skegness is so Bracing' LNER Poster