What's on

Current and upcoming events, exhibitions, talks and tours.

Our new improved Miniature Railway ride is now open!


Summer activities at the National Railway Museum

From Steam to Stage

Go behind the scenes of York Theatre Royal at the National Railway Museum this summer, from set modelling and design to exclusive backstage tours.

Free for all

18 Jul 2015 - 06 Sep 2015


Theatre Royal at NRM York

The Railway Children

The mesmerising return of the National Railway Museum and York Theatre Royal's award winning production of The Railway Children. Join Bobby, Peter and Phyllis as they tell the story of how they became The Railway Children.

31 Jul 2015 - 05 Sep 2015

Family activities

York Miniature Railway

York Miniature Railway Ride

Our new Miniature Railway Ride is now open - great fun for train lovers of all ages!

22 Jul 2015 - 01 Jan 2050

Background: 'Skegness is so Bracing' LNER Poster