Take a Step Back in Time with the Real Story of Steam
Meet the Railway Workers takes place fortnightly on Saturdays.
Our Meet the Railway Workers volunteers will welcome you aboard the famous No. 4073 Caerphilly Castle and now also No. 6000 King George V!
Our volunteers will show you the controls and bring stories of the steam age to life! ur volunteers will show you the controls and bring stories of the steam age to life!
Find out what it was like to be a GWR engine driver, fireman, labourer or an office worker at GWR's Swindon Works.
There's also the chance to have a chat with our volunteers about the many hands-on exhibits and other magnificent locomotives we have on display.
Whatever your age, our friendly team will add to the STEAM experience as you tour the Museum.
This wonderful experience is free with standard admission and to STEAM Season Ticket holders.
Please see below for dates:
March 4 and 18
April 1, 15 and 29
May 13 and 27
June 3 and 17
July 1, 15 and 29
August 12 and 26
September 9 and 23
October 7 and 21
November 4 and 18
December 2, 16 and 30
We look forward to welcoming you aboard very soon!