Stephenson Steam Railway

Stephenson Steam Railway
Middle Engine Lane, North Shields, Tyne & Wear, NE29 8DX
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Billy

'Billy' - built in Newcastle around 1816 by Robert Stephenson & Company and before the more famous Rocket - is the third oldest surviving locomotive in the world. It worked on the Springwell & Jarrow line, which brought coal to the Tyne from collieries south of Gateshead. Designed by George Stephenson, this was…

Sat 24 Feb

Prices to be confirmed / 01912 007 146

Sun 25 Feb

Prices to be confirmed / 01912 007 146

Sat 2 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 01912 007 146

…and 13 more dates until 14 Apr

National Lottery - Guided Workshop Tours

Get down and dirty with a behind-the-scenes tour at Stephenson Steam Railway. Everything you ever wanted to know about maintaining vintage engines and trains - just ask our dedicated volunteers. Free entry for Lotto ticket/scratchcard holders (admits up to 2). On the day, please bring proof of purchase of a National…

Sat 9 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 01912 007 146

Scary Tales at Stephenson Railway

Scary Tales at Stephenson Railway Museum. During the late 19th and early 20th centuries, many railway workers and coal miners experienced unexplained events, some of them claiming to have heard or even seen ghosts. Join us as we recount tales from those times, when you never know who, or what we might bump into on a dark…

Fri 23 Feb

Cancelled / 01912 007 146

Sat 24 Feb

Cancelled / 01912 007 146

The Stephensons - Pioneers from the Dawn of the Railways

The Stephensons spent nearly 20 years in North Tyneside, working on their pioneering developments that were to have such an enormous impact on the world and continue to affect our lives in so many ways. In 2019, we were delighted to receive funding for a redevelopment project at the museum that seeks to chart and…

Sat 24 Feb

Prices to be confirmed / 01912 007 146

Sun 25 Feb

Prices to be confirmed / 01912 007 146

Sat 2 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 01912 007 146

…and 13 more dates until 14 Apr

Woodland Walk

We're currently redeveloping a disused area of land, into a haven for wildlife and a place where our local community can connect with nature. We’re dedicated to providing children and local communities with the opportunity to learn about the areas natural and industrial heritage and explore how this heritage connects them…

Sat 24 Feb

Prices to be confirmed / 01912 007 146

Sun 25 Feb

Prices to be confirmed / 01912 007 146

Sat 2 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 01912 007 146

…and 13 more dates until 14 Apr

Workshop Guided Tours

Get down and dirty with a behind-the-scenes tour at Stephenson Steam Railway. Everything you ever wanted to know about maintaining vintage engines and trains - just ask our dedicated volunteers. Free entry for Lotto ticket/scratchcard holders (admits up to 2). On the day, please bring proof of purchase of a National…

Sat 9 Mar

Free / 01912 007 146