Our visit as a school information is designed to assist teachers with booking their visit.
Recommended for all ages
Step aboard Platform 9 to relive atmospheric moments of rail travel across Queensland through the years. Included in the collection is a carriage from 1882.
Since the beginning of railways in Queensland passengers have crossed the state’s vast distances by train.
Trains have carried millions of passengers on long distance journeys – whether travelling to the seaside, visiting distant relatives or leaving home.
Note: The AL/F 1248 refreshment bar carriage is currently closed while restoration works are undertaken.
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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.
Accessibility and sensory information to help you plan your visit to The Workshops Rail Museum.
Discover the Powerhouse and its role as one of the first industrial complexes in Queensland to use electricity on a large scale.
Step aboard a recreated Tilt Train and learn how the ‘Maglev’ trains reach speeds of 550kph.