Climb on board our vintage Glasgow Subway car

Sort letters on a Travelling Post Office

Become a signaller and operate the points and signals for trains

Watch the famous video of the Night Mail

What’s on


Scottish Railway Exhibition

Discover the history of the railways in Scotland as you explore our unique collection of vehicles, archives, and small objects

Kiddies Trails

Take part throughout the year in our themed trails! Can you help us find the hidden objects?


Join us as we share a different railway themed story each month with fun interactive storytelling

Visit Us

Welcome to the Museum of Scottish Railways where you can explore the past, present and future of Scotland’s railways.


A trip to the Museum of Scottish Railways is an excellent focus for class activities, with a visit to the site allowing pupils to experience a wide range of opportunities for learning


The museum’s collections are recognised as containing items of great historical significance including locomotives, carriages, wagons, signalling systems and smaller items, as well as books and documents