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Come to Shildon Locomotion: The National Railway Museum at Shildon!

  • Over 70 vehicles from the National Collection
  • Fun activities and interpretation
  • Full disabled and wheelchair access
  • A fantastic range of facilities (including a cafe & gift shop)

Free admission and free parking make Shildon Locomotion a 'must-see' attraction!

How to get here

Nearest train station: Shildon

Distance from train station: 0.1 miles, 20 min walk


Locomotion - The National Railway Museum at Shildon, Dale Road, Shildon, County Durham, DL4 2RE

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Tel: 01388 777999

Opening times

10am – 5pm during British Summer Time
10am – 4pm during GMT

Disabled access