Discover more about the inspiration behind Railfest 2012 and why we’re experiencing a golden age of railways.
Keep up to date with the latest goings-on at the museum, see what we have planned for the future and take a peek behind the scenes with our fantastic volunteers.
Railway history is littered with the most surprising links—Associate Curator Bob Gwynne explores one curious railway connection.
Before Christmas I found myself in conversation with Peter Van Zellor, historian of all things minimum gauge (i.e. 15” gauge), and a driver of many years experience at the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway.
Take a look behind the scenes with our conservation team as they prepare for LMS Steam Weekend.