VISIT THE NSW RAIL MUSEUM
Explore Australia's largest collection of heritage rolling stock
Whether it's the stunning Governor General's Carriage or the Rail Pay Bus – used for transporting employees’ wages all over the state's rail system, we have something interesting to see at every corner.
Steam train rides every weekend
Bring your museum experience to life with a steam train ride. Departs historic Thirlmere Station several times every weekend (ends 27 November 2022).
Total journey time: 40-minutes.
See departure times when booking, please ensure you arrive at least 15 minutes prior to departure.
Food and drink options
On weekends, a small range of drinks, tea, coffee, pre-made sandwiches, salads and snacks are available from the NSW Rail Museum Kiosk.
On weekdays, we encourage visitors to stop by one of the many local cafes, pubs or restaurants — either before or after your visit to the NSW Rail Museum. For more information on local eateries visit the Visit Wollondilly website.
With over 10,000 square metres of lawns and sheltered picnic tables, the grounds are the perfect place to have a picnic – don’t forget a rug!