You might think our amazing model railway runs all day without human intervention—but behind the scenes there’s a different story.
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.
Senior Curator Anthony Coulls discusses the National Railway Museum’s partnership with Sierra Leone’s railway museum.
Our #ThanksToYou competition gives you the chance to claim a free tote bag and compete for fabulous prizes.
Discover how to enter Locomotion’s upcoming competition, claim a free tote bag and compete for fabulous prizes.
Museum Assistant Joe Randall takes us behind the scenes as Locomotion prepares for the arrival of a world-famous locomotive.
The team in The Works are pressing on with the overhaul of Sir Nigel Gresley.
Delving into the GEC Traction archive reveals a fascinating slice of engineering history.
In The Works, the overhaul of Nigel Gresley continues.
Putting on the ritz in time for the National Railway Museum’s first Lates.
The team behind the restoration of locomotive Sir Nigel Gresley offer updates on their progress.
The world’s most famous locomotive drew crowds eager to see it in all its carefully restored glory.