National Railway Museum York

About 43 miles from park

Two children waving at the camera out the window of a train.


National Railway Museum York, Leeman Rd, York YO26 4XJ

About National Railway Museum York

Explore the past, present and future of the railways at the National Railway Museum in York. Meet world-changing inventions like Rocket and come face-to-face with the fastest steam locomotive in the world. The National Railway Museum is a fascinating museum in York forming part of the Science Museum Group. Offering educational and entertaining experiences, the museum is a great day out for all the family.

Please note tickets are needed for this attraction. It is recommended to book in advance to avoid disappointment.


How to get to National Railway Museum York

The National Railway Museum York is easily accessible via car, bus, coach, bike and rail. The museum is clearly signposted on all aproaches to the City Centre. You will find a visitor car park on Leeman Road—a few minutes' walk away from the attractions main entrance—which costs £10 per day.

Tokens for the visitor car park can be purchased at the main entrance. Please note this car park closes at 6.30pm.

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