Conferences and teambuilding

The National Railway Museum is the perfect platform for corporate events, conferences and special occasions.

From the glory of the Flying Scotsman, to the romance of Brief Encounter, to the luxury of the Orient Express – trains have transported, inspired and entertained us.

The National Railway Museum welcomes you to our unique and exciting environment – ideal for conferences, teambuilding, dinners and receptions.

In April 2010, we were named Conference Venue Of The Year at the York Tourism Awards.

Our award-winning event facilities:

  • Six multi purpose meeting rooms, seating up to 140
  • Excellent delegate rates
  • Large, unique platform venue for dinners up to 800
  • Dedicated conference centre entrance and reception
  • Free car parking for organisers, delegates and guests
  • Close to York station
  • State of the art technology
  • Fully air-conditioned
  • Natural daylight
  • All meeting rooms WiFi enabled
  • Civil ceremony licence

Super Saver package available for bookings taking place in August. Subject to availability

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Venues at York

More information

For more information, or to arrange an appointment to view our facilities, please call our events team on 01904 686226, or email us: nrmevents@nrm.org.uk

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Duchess of Hamilton 1,2,3 Duchess of Hamilton 1 Duchess of Hamilton 2 Duchess of Hamilton 3 Duchess of Hamilton 2&3 Mallard & Rocket Mallard Rocket Evening Star Theatre
Theatre Style 140 60 20 20 40 140 110 25 78
Closed boardroom 32 18 14 14 20 30 24 18 -
Open boardroom 36 18 - - 10 26 24 - -
U-shape 32 20 - - 8 - 24 - -
Classroom 48 18 - - 12 - 36 - -
Workshop x6 60 30 - - 12 66 42 - -
Workshop x8 80 40 - - 16 88 56 - -
Banqueting 70 - - - - - 60    
Wi-fi Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
Projector / screen Y Y N N N Y Y N Y
Internal PA N N N N N N Y N Y
13 amp sockets 40 17 8 8 16 24 18 6 4
Length (m) 15.8 7.5 4 4 8 17.5 12.5 7 11.2
Width (m) 8.8 8.8 6.1 6.1 8.8 10 10 5 7
Height (m) 2.2 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7

See also

Background: Locomotive Tail Lights