Exhibits include Stephenson’s ‘Locomotion No.1’ built for the opening of the Stockton & Darlington Railway and ‘Derwent’, the earliest surviving Darlington-built locomotive. A wide range of smaller artefacts are displayed and the entrance hall and ticket office are restored in period style. Changing exhibitions during the season.
- Souvenir Shop
- Part disabled access
Station Road Darlington Co. Durham DL3 6ST
Apr-Sep Tue-Sun 1000-1600. Oct-Mar Wed-Sun 1100-1530. (Closed Christmas & New Year.)
By Bus: frequent
By Rail: North Road / 0.25 miles
Imagine stepping back in time to Victorian Darlington, the town that became known as the Birthplace of the Railways.