Free entry – Donate online or at the museum Open 10am – 5pm daily

Engine Demonstration

Daily shows

  • Various times
  • Recommended for ages 8 and older
  • Free
  • Power Hall
  • Step-free access. Wheelchair-accessible toilets between Power Hall and Station Building. Read our facilities guide.

Diary for next 7 days

  • 25 May - 11:30am, 1pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm
  • 26 May - 11:30am, 1pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm
  • 27 May - 12pm, 1pm, 3pm
  • 28 May - 12pm, 1pm, 3pm
  • 29 May - 12pm, 1pm, 3pm
  • 30 May - 12pm, 1pm, 3pm
  • 31 May - 12pm, 1pm, 3pm

Find out how a mill engine works, and discover its role in the Industrial Revolution.

As well as our daily in-depth demonstration, our explainers are always on-hand to answer your questions about our collection of engines – one of the largest in the world.

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