School Station Tours & Walks

Find out more about Pickering Station Trail, Peter's Railway Interactive Exhibition and the Rail Trail between Goathland and Grosmont. Read more

Steaming through History

Spend all day at the railway and let your pupils experience a heritage rail journey with our history guide, including hands-on collections. Read more

Young Engineers

Do you feel the force? Find out how you can lift and move objects you never thought you could! Can you lift a heavy rail track all on your own? Or could you lift your teacher off the ground? Read more

Evacuation Experience

Students will be shown gas masks and gas rattles, learn about air raids and listen to reminiscence of real life evacuees from Middlesbrough evacuated during WWII. Read more

Laying Down Tracks - WW1 Walking Trail at Goathland

Follow Thomas Readman, and his wife Hannah, as they leave the insecurity of farm labouring behind for a ‘Job For Life’ on the Whitby to Pickering railway. Read more

Sam 'Nipper' Perkins - Audio-Visual Story

Watch this audio-visual story as a pre-visit classroom activity where pupils can learn the story of a Railway pantry boy to WWI soldier. Read more