Darlington Railway Centre and Museum, Head of Steam
Darlington Railway Centre and Museum, Head of Steam, Station Road, Darlington DL3 6ST View on map
Located on the 1825 route of the Stockton and Darlington Railway, the world's first steam-worked public railway. The site encompasses three significant railway buildings of the 1830s to 1850s. Interactive displays and audio visual equipment show the history of Darlington and the impact of the railways.
April - September: Tuesday - Sunday, 10am - 4pm; October - March: Wednesday - Sunday, 11am - 3.30pm;
- Open on Heritage Open Day
- Adult: £4.95
- Child: £3.00 (6-16 years, under 5s free)
- Other Charges: £3.75 (concession)
One mile from Darlington on A167. Rail: North Road Station (on Saltburn to Bishop Auckland line, two minutes walk). Bus: from Darlington town centre every three minutes.
- Wheelchair access: Yes
- Disabled Toilets: Yes
- Assistance dogs: Yes