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We're open seven days a week. Book your free admission ticket now to visit the museum. 
Schools and groups can book free tickets here.

Parts of our museum are closed, please check the Visit page for the latest info about closures.


You can now book your group visits online. Bookings are open for visits up to 9 February 2024.

Groups of all interests and sizes are welcome at the museum. We have plenty of things to see and do, including inspiring galleries, schools’ sessions, special exhibitions and more.

Station Hall is currently closed for refurbishment. You can still explore the past, present and future of the railways in Great Hall and North Shed.  

When you’re ready, you can use our group booking portal to plan your day, access great group discounts and book your trip online. Please note, the museum will be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays during term time for the foreseeable future. 

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