Delving into the GEC Traction archive reveals a fascinating slice of engineering history.
In preparation for our exhibition Destination Stations, Ellen Tait takes a look through the Network Rail archives.
Charlotte Dennard explains the mammoth task of cataloguing our biggest archive collection—not a job for the faint-hearted!
Poetry about the building of a railway bridge? Our fascinating archive collection has it all.
Our archive collections shed light on historic railway carriage interiors.
Get into the jubilee spirit with some festive photographs from our collection.
Archivist Alison Kay shares a fascinating discovery she recently made in our collection.
Dr Mike Esbester introduces a new resource from the ‘Railway Work, Life & Death’ project to coincide with Disability History Month.
Peter Thorpe digs deeper into the history of the building which still stands in the museum’s car park.
Dr Mike Esbester explores the latest goings-on from an important collaborative railway research project.
Senior Curator Anthony Coulls discusses the National Railway Museum’s partnership with Sierra Leone’s railway museum.
This week we’re celebrating the 10th anniversary of the opening of Search Engine, our library and archive centre.