Ride the Semaphore and Fort Glanville Tourist Railway

Sat 26th September 2015 -
Sun 1st May 2016

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Fri 8th January 2016 -
Sat 31st December 2016

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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)
  • Daily during school holidays in September and April
  • Daily from 26th December to the end of January school holidays

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.

NRM is pleased to announce that as from the March 2016 edition of Catch Point, due out on Monday 21 March, it will now be available from City West Newsagency at Shop 16 Station Arcade.....just under the tunnel from the railway station.  So if you were one of many that used to grab one from the now closed railway station newsagency, we´d be delighted if you support the City West Newsagency.

Bob Sampson - Editor Catch Point



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.

Lipson Street (South), Port Adelaide
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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