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Newport Railway Museum will be closed until further notice.

The Railway Museum will be closed in accordance with the Victorian lockdown announced on the 15th of July.

The Newport Railway Museum hosts an extraordinary collection of steam, diesel and electric trains as well as a host of other railway exhibits.

We are open to the general public every Saturday from 12 noon to 5pm. During school holidays it is open both Saturdays AND Sundays from 12 noon to 5pm.

The Museum can also open outside of these hours by special appointment for group bookings. It is a popular destination for school excursions, car clubs, photography clubs, RSL and Probus clubs, just to name a few.

Admission prices (for normal open days) are as follows:

  • Adults: $10
  • Children or concession holders: $5
  • Children under 4 years of age: free of charge
  • Family ticket (2 adults, 2 children): $25


Where to find us

The Museum is easy to get to. Located at 26 Champion Rd Newport, we’re only a few minutes from the Melbourne Road exit of the Westgate Freeway and there is plenty of on-street parking on Champion Road. If you’re coming by public transport we’re located just 200 metres from North Williamstown railway station.