National Railway Museum

York is home to the largest railway museum in the world.

Get up close to iconic locomotives and carriages, from record breakers to history makers. Explore the museum's magnificent royal trains, examine millions of artefacts belonging to the National Collection, see the replica of Stephenson's legendary Rocket and discover the world of high speed travel on the Japanese bullet train. There are also daily demonstrations and interactive exhibits.

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Venue details

National Railway Museum Leeman Road, York North Yorkshire YO26 4XJ 0844 815 3139

Entry details

Free entry to all
Free exhibitions to all

Daily, 10am – 5pm (until 6pm Summer)

Closed 24 – 26 Dec