Museums & Steam Centres

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Burrell Showman's Engine 'Emperor' in Hollycombe's fairground

Hollycombe – Steam in the Country

Iron Hill, Midhurst Road, Liphook, Hampshire, GU30 7LP.
Tel: 01428 724 900.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Britain‘s most varied collection of working steam: Edwardian fairground with several unique rides. Narrow gauge and miniature railways, agricultural…

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Tolson Museum

Ravensknowle Park, Wakefield Road, Moldgreen, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, HD5 8DJ.
Tel: 01484 223 240.

  • Car Park
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Collection includes LSD Tricar, early cycles and motorcycles, horse-drawn vehicles, models of mill engines and other machinery.

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Wick Heritage Museum

20 Bank Row, Wick, Caithness, KW1 5EY.
Tel: 01955 605 393.

  • Part disabled access

Includes a beautifully restored 19th century fishing boat, the unique 'Johnston Collection' revealing 112 years of social history captured by a family…

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The Postal Museum

Phoenix Place, London, Greater London, WC1X 0DA.
Tel: 0300 0300 700.

  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

The collection spans five centuries of history, covering everything from groundbreaking design and quirky technology to the intimacy of personal letters.…

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Fraserburgh Heritage Centre

Quarry Road, Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire, AB43 9DT.
Tel: 01346 512 888 .

  • Car Park
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Step back in time through 400+ years of history with displays from different aspects of the town including railways, maritime and road transport.

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Devon Railway Centre

The Station, Bickleigh, Nr Tiverton, Devon, EX16 8RG.
Tel: 01884 855 671.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Preserved GWR station, passenger carrying 2ft gauge and miniature railways, model railway exhibition, new model village museum.

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Cynon Valley Museum & Gallery

Depot Road, Gadlys, Aberdare, Vale of Glamorgan, CF44 8DL.
Tel: 01685 886 729.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

On the site of the former Gadlys Ironworks. Discover 200 years of the valley history. Housed in the old wagon repair shops. Close by are the remains of…

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Rushden Transport Museum & Railway

Rushden Station, Station Approach, Rushden, Northamptonshire, NN10 0AW.
Tel: 01933 353 111.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Part disabled access

Located in original station building. Railway and road memorabilia. Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 locomotives, steam crane, Gresley buffet car, diesel shunter,…

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Royal Observatory

Blackheath Avenue, Greenwich, London, Greater London, SE10 8XJ.
Tel: 020 8858 4422.

  • Part disabled access

The home of Greenwich Meantime and Longitude Zero, the most important scientific site of its kind in the world which contains one of the finest collections…

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Royal Mews

Buckingham Palace Road, London, Greater London, SW1W 1QH.
Tel: 020 7766 7302.

  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

One of the finest working stables in existence and a living part of Britain's heritage, the Royal Mews is responsible for all road travel arrangements…

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The Press House

Royal Gunpowder Mills

Beaulieu Drive, Waltham Abbey, Essex, EN9 1JY.
Tel: 01992 707 370.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

170 acre historic landscape featuring 20 listed buildings and a network of canals survive, showing the manufacture of munitions from the 17th century.…

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Riverside Museum

100 Pointhouse Place, Glasgow, Glasgow, G3 8RS.
Tel: 0141 287 2720.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

Home to some of the world’s finest cars, bicycles, ship models, trams and locomotives. Interactive displays and the hugely popular historic Glasgow street…

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