Getting to the museum

The museum is located at:

10 South Access Road


London E17 8AX

The museum is open every Sunday 11:00-16:00. Entry is free!

Visiting is also possible on other days by prior arrangement and organised school groups are also welcome

The museum is 7 mins walk from St. James Street Station (Overground) and 15 mins walk from Blackhorse Road Station (Victoria Line). Lea Bridge Road Station is a 10 min walk away.

The W19 bus from Walthamstow Bus Station towards Staffa Road/Argall Industrial Estate runs every half hour. The museum is adjacent to the stop for Barn Croft Primary School.

Free weekend car parking is available nearby on South Access Road and Essex Road

Engine days

One of the 1897 Marshall 'C' class steam engines is normally run on compressed air on the last Sunday of each month. At present it is being run on compressed air but we hope to run it on live steam in the near future!