Museums and galleries across the UK are currently subject to temporary closures. Please check venue websites for more information.

National Railway Museum

Temporarily closed

North Yorkshire

Free to all

National Railway Museum is temporarily closed until further notice. Please check the venue's website for the latest details.

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

03330 161 010


Opening times

Temporarily closed

As the nation comes together to deal with the threat of coronavirus, we have decided to close our museum to the public until further notice.

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