Head of Locomotion Sarah Price looks ahead to 2025, which marks 200 years of railway passenger travel.
Our curators and programmers reveal the ideas behind the museum’s varied programme of events and exhibitions which take a closer look at railways past, present and future.
Find out how accessibility has been factored into the design of our new interactive gallery.
Senior Explainer James shares a bundle of visitors’ visions of future rail travel.
Another update from Law on the joy of prototyping, and how visitors have got involved.
In line with Queen Elizabeth’s platinum jubilee, three of our placement students from Macquarie University, Sydney, have looked into British royal tours in Australia in the 19th and 20th centuries. Here are some of the fascinating stories they unearthed.
Mick from ICT reveals a family passion for railways big and small.
Team Hyped’s journey from the UK’s first Hyperloop pod prototype to the mk3 version named after a certain locomotive.
We hear a lot about Science Capital these days. What is it, and what does our Testing exhibition have to do with it?
Today is the sixth #MuseumSelfieDay, a day when Twitter users from across the world share pictures of themselves snapped in museums and galleries.