What’s on at NRM York

Steam train rides

Journey back in time with a ride behind a steam locomotive.

Most weekends
Times vary, please check the daily diary upon arrival
Under 2s ride free
Suitable for all ages
Family activities
South Yard

Step back in time and experience what it was like to travel by steam train with a ride through South Yard on a steam locomotive, taking in the changing landscape and waving to passengers on the miniature railway.

Rides will be hauled by South Eastern and Chatham Railway P Class No. 178, which is on loan to us from the Bluebell Railway.

Under 12s need to be accompanied by an adult. 

Scheduled dates

  • Daily 24 March – 8 April 2018
  • Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 April 2018

Background: 'Skegness is so Bracing' LNER Poster