Planning your visit

Trains run every Sunday. Book your train ride here.

Trains also run every Thursday during school holidays. For more details -Plan your visit.

Free museum entry. Please arrive 15 minutes before train departure. 

The museum is open on Monday 26 August only to ticketholders of the Meet the Baby Dinosaurs event. Buy tickets here.

The museum is closed to the public on Saturday 31 August for a private event. 

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Ticket prices 2024

Adult: £10*
Concessions: £8* (60+ years & under 21s)
Child aged 4 and under: FREE

* Includes a voluntary £2 donation


Stephenson Steam Railway
Middle Engine Lane
North Shields
NE29 8DX

T: (0191) 277 7135

Opening times:

Non-train days 11-4

Train running days: 30 minutes before first train departure time. Please check Ticketsource for running times.