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5. The National Railway Museum

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The National Railway Museum

York is home to the world's largest railway museum, which is impressively packed full of of big and interesting trains. Explore three giant halls for a great family experience and interactive fun.

With true railway legends such as Shinkansen, the sleek 'Bullet Train' and Mallard the fastest ever steam locomotive, plus a replica of Stephenson's Rocket, this is your chance to see the really big names in trains. And now they have been joined by perhaps the most famous name of them all, the legendary Flying Scotsman*.

Admission to the NRM is FREE for everyone except for certain special events such as Thomas the Tank Engine**.

**The museum reserves the right to charge for certain special events, this does not apply to the core collection, please check before visiting and to find out about the ever changing programme of events by calling +44 (0)870 421 4001

The National Railway Museum Address:        
National Railway Museum
Leeman Road
YO26 4XJ
England, UK

The National Railway Museum Opening Times:    
Open 10.00am - 6.00pm
The Museum is open every day except 24th - 26th December

The National Railway Museum Admission:    

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