Stephenson Railway Museum 2024

Relive the glorious days of the steam railway at the museum. It's home to George Stephenson's 'Billy', a forerunner of the world-famous 'Rocket', and many other engines from the great age of steam. Also one end of the two mile North Tyneside Steam Railway.


Operator: Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums

Address: Middle Engine Lane North Shields Tyne & Wear NE29 8DX

  • Telephone: 0191 277 7135
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Open Days & Times

From 29 Mar: Sat-Sun & BHol. Also Thu in school hols. 1100-1600. Earlier on train running days. Visit website for more details.


  • By Bus: R19, 337, 310
  • By Rail: Northumberland Park or Percy Main (Metro) / 1.5 miles


  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

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