Peter's Railway Young Engineer's Centre is an interactive exhibition for children to learn about engineering and science through storytelling. Download Worksheet

Peter's Railway is an intriguing story about Peter and his Grandpa building and operating a miniature steam railway on a farm. The books are written by Christopher Vine, a Chartered Engineer who loves railways and anything mechanical or electrical. They are his way of passing on his passion for engineering to today's youngsters. View and buy the range of books in our Station Gift shops.

  • Blow up a Grown-Up
  • Spin the Dynamo
  • Pull the Ropes
  • Light the Lamp
  • Ring the Block Bell
  • Blow the Pipe
  • Block the Line 
  • Lift the Weights
  • Spring the Springs 

The NYMR is an educational charitable trust providing memorable experiences for students and visitors through the operation of Britain’s most popular heritage railway between Whitby and Pickering.  A visit to the NYMR will provide a unique environment for your pupils to see, smell and experience the steam era in the heart of the inspiring North York Moors National Park. 

Platform 2, Pickering Station - Free Admission


Free E-Book