Enjoy 12 months of unlimited entry to The Workshops Rail Museum plus more fantastic benefits all year round with an Annual Pass.
All aboard for a wholly interactive authentic heritage and cultural experience located at Australia’s oldest railway workshops still in operation.
Make history come alive with hands-on exhibits, multi-media encounters and colourful stories coupled with huge steam locomotives and massive industrial machinery.
General admission tickets to the museum are available upon arrival or online. All exhibitions are included with admission.
Annual Pass holders receive unlimited free entry to the museum. Purchase your Annual Pass online or upon arrival.Prices
|Child (ages 3 to 15)||$11.50|
|Child (under 3)||Free|
|Family (2 adults and 2 children)||$44.50|
*on presentation of a concession card
The Workshops Rail Museum
9:30am — 4pm
9:30am — 4pm
9:30am — 2:30pm
29 March 2024
25 April 2024
General admission into the museum is ticketed, however pre-booking is not required. For convenience you can purchase your tickets online before your visit, or at the museum during opening hours upon arrival.
Whilst the museum does not have a cloakroom, luggage storage may be available upon request. Just ask our friendly staff upon entry.
Please bring your ticket on your mobile device to assist with limiting contact. We need to scan the barcode on each ticket for entry. Please have your mobile device ready.
If you've lost an item while visiting the museum, please contact us. All lost property handed in and/or found will be written in the Lost and Found Register and items stored in a secure location. Lost property will be held for three months, at the end of that time items will be disposed of, recycled, or given to charity.
If you are attending a ticketed experience at the museum, please be aware of this important information.
If you are purchasing a ticket to The Workshops Rail Museum you agree to the following Terms and Conditions:
All The Workshops Rail Museum tickets are available through our ticketing provider, QTIX. By purchasing a ticket you agree to the QTIX Ticketing Terms and Conditions.
If you have purchased a Health Care Card ticket to the museum, please have your valid Australian Government issued ‘Health Care’ or ‘Health Card’ ready to show staff.
For card examples please visit Centrelink and Department of Veterans’ Affairs.
If you have a Companion Card holder ticket to the museum, please have your valid Queensland Government issued ‘Companion Card’ ready to show staff.
For card examples please visit the Queensland Government website.
QTIX and Eventbrite are the official ticketing service for The Workshops Rail Museum exhibitions and events. Any tickets purchased through unauthorised sales channels may be seized or cancelled without refund or exchange and the bearer of the ticket may be denied admission. Unauthorised sales channels include Viagogo, eBay and Gumtree.
By attending the museum, you agree to follow our conditions of entry and abide by our instructions for a pleasant visit.
To protect and preserve our collection:
Plan your visit to The Workshops Rail Museum, located in Ipswich.
Located in Ipswich, The Workshops Rail Museum is easily accessible by car or on public transport.
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