National Railway Museum

Museum/Heritage/Gallery/Visitor Centre

Description

The National Railway Museum is now reopen.

We have been working hard to provide a safe, clean space for you to enjoy.

We have introduced free, timed ticketing to manage visitor numbers, guided routes around the museum to ensure you have a relaxed visit and can maintain social distancing, so please make sure you book online in advance.

Home to iconic locomotives and an unrivalled collection of engineering firsts, the National Railway Museum celebrates the past, present and future of innovation on the railways.

Get up close to icons of the rails including Mallard, the world’s fastest steam locomotive. Discover how high-speed rail travel began and journey back in time to experience the working life of a station. Explore over 200 years of history and find out how railways shaped our world.

For more information about opening times, facilities and guidance on planning your visit, go to railwaymuseum.org.uk/visit


Opening Hours

Sun 10:00 18:00
Mon 10:00 18:00
Tue 10:00 18:00
Wed 10:00 18:00
Thu 10:00 18:00
Fri 10:00 18:00
Sat 10:00 18:00
Winter (from 1 November 2020) 10:00 17:00

Facilities

  • Disabled Access
  • On-Site Parking
  • Wi-Fi
  • Child Friendly
  • Indoor

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