Locomotion Dale Road Industrial Estate Shildon DL4 2RE
Locomotion is now open. Please book your free tickets in advance
All the information you need to plan your visit to Locomotion in Shildon.
Join us throughout 2021 for Climate Talks, a series of panel discussions, Q&As and events exploring the problems caused by climate change.
Take home the National Collection in miniature with our range of model locomotives. Every purchase helps support our museum.
We’re investing in our site to create a better experience for our visitors, a safe environment for our collection of railway vehicles and a sustainable future for our important historic buildings.
How did a sleepy County Durham town become so vital to the story of the railways?
Discover the incredible impact the arrival of the railways had on the town of Shildon, County Durham.
Right now we need your support more than ever. Donate online and help us to continue our work.
Buy copies of vintage travel posters, historic maps and plans, and photographs from our archive.
Find the perfect gifts for your family and friends from across the Science Museum Group. Every purchase supports our museums.