October half term

What's on during half term at Stephenson



Sunday 27 October - Sunday 3 November

Visitor information

Museum open 11am - 4pm every day 

All events free and drop in unless otherwise stated. Donations welcome. Charge for heritage train rides.


The Museum will be open during the half term holidays every day, 11am - 4pm, from 27 October until 3 November, when it closes for the end of the running season.

Sunday 27 October & 3 November

Heritage train rides
Follow the route of the coal trains behind a vintage locomotive in our 1950s passenger carriages. Charges apply - pay once, ride all day

Thursday 31 October

Make & Take Thursday
Craft activities for 3-7 year olds