Program of Events 2015

Fri 19th June 2015 -
Sun 8th November 2015

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National Train Day

Sun 6th September 2015

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Sat 10th October 2015 -
Sun 11th October 2015

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Take a journey into railway history at the National Railway Museum, Australia's largest railway museum with over 100 exhibits representing State, Commonwealth and private railway operators on the three major rail gauges used in Australia.

Climb into the cabs of giant steam engines, walk through elegant carriages, enjoy free train rides and interactive and educational displays.

Why not take a ride on the Semaphore to Fort Glanville Tourist Railway? It runs:

  • Every Sunday and Public Holiday from October to April (inclusive)
  • Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday of the School Holidays in September/October, December/January, and April.

Steam trains will depart between 11am and 4pm, roughly every hour or at frequencies varied according to demand.

The National Railway Museum....Affordable Family Entertainment.

Take your Dad out for Father’s Day

National Train Day

Sunday 6 September 2015


National Train Day has been developed to spread information to the general public about the advantages of rail travel and the history of trains in Australia . 

 Help celebrate  National Train Day at the Museum

  • CAFÉ car will be open serving tea and coffees for a gold coin donation ( free tea, Coffee and biscuits for Dads)
  • Raffle tickets $1 – being sold in CAFÉ car, and shop ( Raffle prize South Australian Steam Memories book by Doug Colquhoun & Neil Mackintosh. , 136 pages, valued at  $ 65.00)
  • Free steam train rides
  • Watch this space for more information on the event 




 » National_Fathers_day.pdf  [529kb]

Museum open 10am - 4:30pm daily
Adult $12
Concession $9
Child (3-15 yrs & accompanied by an adult) $6
Family (2 adults & up to 3 children) $32

Please note: Entry prices may vary for special events.
Closed Christmas Day. Open from 12pm on ANZAC day.

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76 Lipson Street, Port Adelaide
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Phone: (08) 8341 1690
Post: P.O. Box 3153
Port Adelaide
South Australia 5015

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