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Open seven days a week, 10.00-18.00. Entry to the Museum is free.

Red mill engine demonstration

Times: 18.45-19.45

For over 300 years steam has been the driving force behind the working factories, shipping and railways essential for trade.

Even now, steam turbines generate the majority of the electricity we use every day, both at home and at work.

Visit the Energy Hall to see our huge red mill engine being run by our workshops technicians.

Red mill engine demonstration

See our red mill engine being run by our workshops technicians
Floor: G


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