National Railway Museum York

National Railway Museum is the largest railway museum in the world, with almost 1 million visitors per year to our sites in York and Shildon.

We're home to over 300 years of history and over a million wonderful objects.

Visit us and you can marvel at iconic locomotives, watch engineering work in progress in the Workshop, browse our object-filled Warehouse, and let off steam in the outdoor play area.

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Exhibitions and events

Ambulance Trains

Event until 31.12.2017 17:00

Our Ambulance Trains exhibition tells the forgotten story of the trains used to evacuate sick and injured troops on an unprecedented scale during the First World War. Step on board a railway carriage...

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