This is no ordinary Museum – Not another Military Museum – Not a glass showcase Museum – Reconstructed using movement, lighting, sound, smells, even smoke machines to transport you back in time, to make you feel that you are there taking part in history
The National Railway Museum at York presents a fascinating day out for the family. Historic engines, working workshops, children’s play area and activity center offer many hours of enjoyment. Entrance is normally free.
Beamish, The North of England Open Air Museum, where the past comes to life. Beamish is unique, no ordinary museum but a living, working experience of life as it was in the Great North in the early 1800s and 1900s.
Over the past few years the Yorkshire Air Museum has become one of the most interesting and dynamic Museums of its type in the country.A unique collection of over 40 internationally recognised aircraft and fascinating displays all combined into a historic site.This makes the Museum a very special place for aviation enthusiasts, young and not so young, and a great day out for the family.
The National Media Museum is part of the NMSI Museums Group (National Museum of Science and Industry) which also includes the Science Museum based in London , the National Railway Museum (based in York. It exists to “Engage, inspire and educate by promoting an understanding and appreciation of photography, film, television, radio and the web; using our collection and knowledge to deliver a cultural programme accessibly and authoritatively. It’s FREE but please check!