Make & Take Thursday: All aboard!

Free craft activities every Thursday during school holidays

Alll aboard the train activity: craft people made out of tissue paper


Thursday 8 August


At Stephenson Steam Railway, you will see lots of people working on our old locomotives and waiting on our platforms! Try designing your own railway station worker or passenger character.

Visitor Information

Drop in from 11-3pm.

This event is part of our Ways to Play programme of free and low-cost family-friendly activities.

Make your ‘Ways to Play’ adventure a great value day out by travelling to our venues by the Metro and / or Ferry.  

Up to three children aged 11 and under can travel for free on the Metro and the Shields Ferry with a fare-paying adult. Metro is the convenient, fast and frequent way to get to your favourite attractions and now it’s even more affordable. 

Find out more

Ways to Play is sponsored by Tyne and Wear Metro.


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