All aboard! The Workshops Rail Museum, an Australian Tourism Award winner and part of the Queensland Museum, tells the story of rail in Queensland through 15 interactive exhibition zones, multi-media experiences, fascinating stories and Behind the Scenes Tours of active Heritage Workshops.
Tours of the Steam Shop and Blacksmiths Shop depart regularly throughout the day and enclosed footwear is required.
The Workshops Rail Museum is full of big machinery, colourful stories, glimpses into the future and of course, reflections on the past. It’s BIG LOUD FUN in every way!
North Street, North Ipswich.
Open 9.30am to 4pm daily.
Closed Good Friday, ANZAC Day and Christmas Day.
Steam Train Sunday
All aboard! Travel through Brisbane on an historic steam train and relive the splendour of a bygone era. Pass through city stations and enjoy river crossings on your journey aboard vintage carriages.
- Departs and returns back at Roma Street station.
- Departure times: 10:15am & 11:40am (times are subject to change)
- Duration Approximately one hour.
- Bookings: Book early to avoid disappointment.
Steam Train Sundays are - 6 April, 11 May, 1 June, 6 July, 3 August, 7 September, 5 October, 2 November & 7 December 2014.