April – Oct, weekends: 11am – 4pm Plus bank holidays and school holidays.
Middle Engine Lane, North Shields, North Tyneside, NE29 8DX Tel: 0191 200 7146
Steam railway museum with interactive exhibitions and a range locomotives and carriages. On Sundays, bank holidays (and selected dates) take a four mile return trip on a vintage locomotive in 1950s passenger carriages.
Free, donations welcome.
Train ride: £5 – £7 Under 5 years: free Family: £17 (pay once, ride all day)