Trains, Planes & Boats

Name Location Type Of Activity Description
Rail Events
    9 miles
Trains Plus Pickering steam railway offers a lot more than just a ride on a
    steam engine. Throughout the year they host a range of all day
    events from "Return to the 60's", "Wartime Weekend" and even "
    Santa Specials".
North Yorkshire
    Moors Railways
    2 miles
Trains However, if it's a train ride that you want; you can ride from
    Malton through Pickering, Levisham, Goatland and Grosmont to
    Whitby - a fabulous way to spend time on the beach. See
Dining Experience
    9 miles
Trains & Food Eating on a train journey always conjures up thoughts of a
    bygone era and you can experience that era to the full with one
    of these trips. Trips are available throughout the year with
    special Murder Mystery trips in June and Christmas Specials
    through December.
Steam Fair
    8 miles
Working Steam
    Engines & Fun
This is a fantastic weekend with three fields full of steam driven
    engines of all description. There are loads of large steam traction
    engines, some farm steam tractors and other steam driven work
    tools of various sizes from water pumps to a large tree saw. For
    the children a fantastic steam driven fun fair, falconry, wood
    carving and lots of side shows.
Yorkshire Air
    19 miles
Airplanes Authentic World War two bomber base and over forty historic
    aircraft. There is also a NAFI restaurant.
Yorkshire Gliding
Sutton Bank
    16 miles
Planes Whether you want to watch, take an air experience or a five day
    training course you can do it here. Courses must be booked in
Learn to Drive
    a Train
    45 miles
Trains Some distance away but if you want to bring to life every young
    boys dream you can do it here. A "Driver Experience" day course
    includes welcome breakfast, safety briefing, hotel lunch, training
    and supervised driving of a diesel train. For more information or
Captain Cook
    34 miles
Boat Bark Endeavour is an authentic replica of Captain Cook's HMS
    Endeavour and looks impressive. Trips let you enjoy the views of
    land and sea while listening to genuine sea shanties and hearing
    the story of Captain Cook and Whitby. To book see the leaflet in
National Railway
    19 miles
Trains Big trains and rides. Learn how to build a bridge or control the
    signals. Visit the interactive learning centre. For events visit
York Boats York
    19 miles
Boat Day or night cruises and a ghost cruise. You can even take a self-
Underground RAF
    Bunker Tour
    50 miles
Planes Quite a journey, but a unique attraction. A massive command
    bunker that extends almost 100ft underground and covers nearly
    30,000sq.ft. It was built in 1952 and rebuilt in 1985. You will see
    the operational area and get demonstrations and presentations to
    tell the story of more than 50 years of RAF use.