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North Yorkshire Moors Railway

12 Park Street | Pickering Station, Pickering YO18 7AJ, England
+44 1751 472508
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The North Yorkshire Moors Railway is one of the world’s greatest heritage railway experiences with thrills and education at its heart. Climb on-board a steam or heritage diesel train on one of the earliest and most historic lines. Experience 24 miles of Yorkshire’s amazing scenery at this must-see visitor attraction. We will take you on a journey you can’t even imagine! Explore the Railway • Pickering Station is a must-see 1930’s themed station that will transport you back in time to the locomotive steam era. • A must-see is the celebrity station, Goathland, which became Hogsmeade Station in the first Harry Potter film. • Explore Grosmont Station which is home to the operating and engineering world of the NYMR. If you are lucky you might be able to catch a sneaky peak at the work taking place on our engines! • Visit Whitby with its narrow streets and bustling harbour overlooked by the striking ruins of Whitby Abbey. • Explore Levisham Station which is surrounded by the North York Moors.
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  • Average5%
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“return journey” (196 reviews)
“engine sheds” (85 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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12 Park Street | Pickering Station, Pickering YO18 7AJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We have visited this event before and it never disappoints.The amount of work that must be done to arrange this is astronomical and it shows. We have never managed to see everything that we wanted to in oneday and have learnt to limit ourselves to...More

1  Thank mrianbagley
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Have visited many times and never disappointed. The stations are all well kept with good facilities. Can't wait for our next visit.

Thank Katie D
Reviewed 3 days ago

What a fabulous setting for a fantastic event set around the stations up and down the track this event is always well organised and a joy to visit and fantastic to ride on the steam trains in the beautiful Yorkshire moors well worth a visit...More

1  Thank pua1964
NYMRPLC, Manager at North Yorkshire Moors Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

That's a lovely review - thank you very much. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed our Railway in Wartime event and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our trip from Pickering to Whitby as part of our 40's weekend experience. Everyone had gone to great efforts to create the 40's atmosphere at each stop in the way to Whitby. Unfortunately there was nothing in that theme at Whitby train...More

Thank Gill M
NYMRPLC, Manager at North Yorkshire Moors Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. We're very pleased to hear that you enjoyed our Railway in Wartime event and hope to see you again next year - if not before!

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Booked a meal on the evening steam train from grosmont. Great atmosphere with people formally dressed for dinner.super staff and so unusual to eat on a 60s train. Why is there always a loud mouthed party who scream at the tops of their voices and...More

Thank paul r
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

As soon as I walked onto the train platform in Pickering and the smell of oil and steam took me back to my childhood. And then when the steam train set off with that special noise from the steam engine ,slowly at first, then faster...More

Thank karl h
NYMRPLC, Manager at North Yorkshire Moors Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

That's an amazing review - thank you so much! We're very pleased to hear that you enjoyed yourself so much and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 5 days ago

What's not to enjoy about taking an hour-long trip through the scenic moors on board a steam engine train? A great experience. (One minor suggestion: don't pump so much heat into the carriages on days with temperatures of 16C.)

Thank Agincourt1415
NYMRPLC, Manager at North Yorkshire Moors Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your trip and I'll pass on your comments about the heating.

Reviewed 5 days ago

A group of 4 adults (and 2 dogs) walked on the old train line from Grosmont to Goathland. There's a public car park at Grosmont and the path is gravel all the way so accessible even for non-walkers. It's a few miles but there are...More

Thank flashsam7267
NYMRPLC, Manager at North Yorkshire Moors Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for a brilliant review! We're so pleased to hear that you had such a good time and look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit.

Reviewed 5 days ago

This venue having been long Established was expecting it to be at the top of its league, booked for lunch 13th October, used the Network Rail connection from Middlesbrough to Grosmont where the dining train was starting from, so arrived around 11.45, from the off...More

1  Thank WILLIAM H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere today at one-of my favourite tea stops in the North York moors national park. There is always something to see either at the station or in the engine sheds just a five minute walk from the station

Thank Chris T
NYMRPLC, Manager at North Yorkshire Moors Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to next time

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Hillno72
17 August 2017|
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Response from Phil R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sorry never done the Santa special but I would have thought that the railway would be aware of this and have things covered.
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gandrews493
14 August 2017|
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Response from Julie D | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They are classed as bikes as regards the fee. I travelled in the guards van with our over-sized soggy dogs. Staff very accepting of dogs.
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mritim
6 August 2017|
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Response from elaineapplelee | Reviewed this property |
Just beyond pickering station there is a signal box called Newbridge and there's a level crossing and the trains slow down to get key from signalman and as you see in previous answers lots of ideas , also the suggestion of... More
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