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Railway in Wartime (CANCELLED)

October 9 @ 9:00 am - October 11 @ 4:30 pm


Over the three-day event families can hop on board steam and heritage diesel trains and relive the amazing spirit and camaraderie of World War II, whilst enjoying various war-themed entertainment and vehicle displays at stations along the iconic North Yorkshire Moors Railway line.

Each station will be transformed to create a variety of scenarios and performances including a wartime street, ‘The Sidings’, at Pickering, Home Guard demonstrations at Goathland and Grosmont will be taken over by Eden Camp. Levisham will once again have a variety of living history displays.

Railway in Wartime is an extremely popular event. Please visit our Frequently Asked Questions in advance of your visit.

New for 2019: 

* Pickering: D-Day Exhibition: A visual display of the first 24 hours on the D-Day beaches.

* Levisham: Come and experience our interactive show ‘Other Side of the Tracks’ which will take you back to Hull, 1941 and the evacuation of school girl, June and her adventures in the East Yorkshire Countryside.

* Grosmont: Experience this War Weekend as Eden Camp takes-over Grosmont Station with authentic fairground rides, military vehicles, vintage sweet shop and children’s games.

Travel along the heritage line (Pickering to Grosmont returns) Adult/Concession £27.00, Child £13.50 and Family (2x Adults & 2x Children) £56.00 Multi-Day Tickets (1 day, 2 day and 3 day ticket options available). Carer Tickets are available with a full paying fare. Proof of ID required at Booking Office.



October 9 @ 9:00 am
October 11 @ 4:30 pm
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North Yorkshire Moors Railway
(01751) 472508


North Yorkshire Moors Railway
Pickering Station, Park Street
Pickering, North Yorkshire YO18 7AJ United Kingdom
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(01751) 472508

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