VISIT THE NSW RAIL MUSEUM

Open 7 days, with steam train rides every Saturday & Sunday.

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. 

Read more about our exhibits >

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Enjoy a heritage train ride 

 

Bring your museum experience to life with a heritage train ride.

Steam train rides every weekend

Enjoy a 40-minute ride behind a historic steam locomotive to Buxton and return.

 

Departs Thirlmere Station several times every Saturday & Sunday.

See departure times when booking, please ensure you arrive at least 15 minutes prior to departure.

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Food and drink options

Only a limited range of snacks and cold drinks are available at the NSW Rail Museum.

Support our local cafes, pubs and restaurants

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.

Picnic areas 

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!

 
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Ticket prices

Due to the current COVID-19 safety restrictions, all visitors are required to pre-purchase tickets online. Tickets are NOT available for purchase at the Museum.

 

TICKET TYPE

Adult

Concession

Child (aged 2-17)

Infant (under 2)

Member / Annual Pass holder

MUSEUM ONLY

$15

$10

$5

FREE

FREE

MUSEUM + TRAIN RIDE

$35

$25

$15

FREE

FREE