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, Friday and weekends during 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.

National Railway Museum open 10am - 5pm 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 12 noon on ANZAC day.
NRM Christmas Specials

NRM Christmas Specials!

(until 26 January 2015)


State of Steam

Steam locomotives in action in SA during the 1950s and 1960s.

Pictorial - 80 pages.

Hard cover was $58    NOW $40

Soft cover was $35      NOW $30



Distant Thunder

Outback modern railway action.

Pictorial - 64 pages.

Hard cover was $35    NOW $28

Soft cover was $25      NOW $20



Samphire and Stone

History of the Dry Creek to Stockade railway.

Hard cover - 184 pages.

Was $58          NOW $45



Holding the Candle

Reece Jennings memories of growing up and

working in the railways and in the bush

during the 1950s and 1960s.
  280 pages.

Hard cover 280 pages was $75          NOW $55



Trans Australian Railway

Bringing the nation together.

Black & white pictorial of building the line.

Hard cover - 60 pages.

Was $39          NOW  $20



30 Days on Australia┬┤s Railways

Reflection of David Burke┬┤s journeys through

the years, travelling by train in September.

Card cover - 170 pages

Was $25          NOW $20

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