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Flying Scotsman Returns

After a successful Easter visit to the National Railway Museum, Flying Scotsman returns to the museum for the October half term.

Flying Scotsman will be on display on the turntable in Great Hall allowing a 360 degree view.

See the locomotive in all its glory and make sure you buy tickets in advance for the new cutting-edge Flying Scotsman VR experience celebrating the stories that have made it the most famous steam locomotive in the world.

The special centenary exhibition Flying Scotsman: 100 Years, 100 Voices will be on display in The Flying Scotsman Story in North Shed.

Plan your visit

This event takes place at the National Railway Museum in York. Make sure you check the Visit page for any important information before you get here.

Photo credit: Steve Morgan/Science Museum Group


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