"Massive respect to the workers and volunteers who keep this piece of history alive. The effort that goes into maintaining the trains, carriages, stations cannot be underestimated. You'll get the sights, smells and feeling that only a steam engine can give."

Alan H, Newcastle upon Tyne (TripAdvisor)

Read more reviews

10 ways to support the railway:

  1. Make a one-off donation, buy from our virtual shop or leave a legacy to support the railway.
  2. Show your support by setting up a Direct Debit and Donating Regularly.
  3. Join our Membership scheme and help support the railway during these troubling times.
  4. Purchase a Gift Card for any special occasion. 
  5. As a member, why not join the Foundation Club.
  6. Purchase an item in our Virtual Store including a virtual cuppa Tea. 
  7. Explore how your Corporation and the NYMR can work together. 
  8. Make a lasting gift and leave a Legacy to the railway.
  9. As a member, why not sign up to Club 900 and join our weekly raffle. 
  10. Join our weekly Friday Night Quiz.  

Tickets & Timetable

The North York Moors Historical Railway Trust is a not-for profit charity. Every visitor that travels contributes towards preserving our locomotives and rolling stock.



The Yorkshire Steam Railway: All Aboard: Season 3

Make sure you tune in this week at 8:00pm for the next instalment of The Yorkshire Steam Railway.


Author: Laura Strangeway

Coronavirus Update

Read the latest news regarding Coronavirus. Government advice is being strictly adhered to, and the wellbeing of our visitors, staff and volunteers is priority.


Author: Laura Strangeway

Crisis Appeal

The future of our railway is at risk and we urgently need your help to save it. COVID-19 means that we’ve had to close the line, our shop and our tearooms.


Author: Laura Strangeway

Latest News

  • Virtual Volunteers

    Use Volunteers’ Week as a catalyst to jump aboard, and become a virtual fundraising volunteer to help support the NYMR Read more

  • Take a trip down memory lane

    This month share your NYMR memories on social media, using #localhistory20, to celebrate Local and Community History Month. Read more

  • NYMR confirms cancellation of Railway In Wartime event

    The NYMR has announced that this year’s Railway in Wartime event has been cancelled and will not be taking place in October as originally planned. Read more