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Family activities

Santa's Christmas Specials

Santa's Christmas Specials: Week One

Meet Santa, ride a diesel train, experience a magic show and more.

Please note this event is only taking place at Locomotion in Shildon and not at the National Railway Museum in York.

10 Dec 2016 - 11 Dec 2016


Royal Train at Locomotion Shildon

Royal Train

See examples of support coaches and royal coaches used by the royal family in the early 20th Century.

Free for all



Steam Rides at Locomotion Shildon

Train ride experiences

We operate our onsite passenger service at scheduled dates throughout the year.

17 Sep 2016 - 18 Dec 2016

Background: 'Skegness is so Bracing' LNER Poster