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Group visits

Request a group booking in advance to enjoy additional benefits during your day at Locomotion.

If you’re visiting with a group of 15 or more, we’ll add these extras to your Locomotion visit:

  • Free hot drink and bacon sandwich or scone for your coach driver
  • Group members save 10% on gift shop purchases when spending more than £10 (discount does not apply to books or models)
  • On scheduled passenger train service days, claim one free train ride ticket for every 10 tickets purchased in advance


  • Enjoy a one-hour tour with our knowledgeable guides for a fascinating insight into our collection and the history of the railway town of Shildon
  • Book an exclusive steam train service for your group when you hire one of our locomotives

For further information on these extras, please get in touch with us.

Advance booking is essential for group visits. To book, please complete our group booking form.