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.


National Railway Museum

Leeman Road, York, North Yorkshire, YO26 4XJ

0844 815 3139

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Opening times

Daily, 10am – 5pm (until 6pm Summer)

Closed 24 – 26 Dec


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