Railway Museum in North Tyneside
Stephenson Railway Museum will be open on Saturday 13th February to Sunday 21st February. A steam (or diesel) train service will operate on each Sunday. Thereafter it will be closed until Easter.
will be able to see the fascinating collection of steam, electric and
diesel locomotives, including George Stephenson’s ‘Billy’, a forerunner
of the world-famous ‘Rocket’.
Geoff Woodward, manager of North Tyneside Museums, says,
“Entry to the Museum is free and it is a great place to visit and find out about the history of train travel.”
Stephenson Railway Museum is managed by Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums on behalf of North Tyneside Council.
For more information call (0191) 200 7146.