World-shaping, record-breaking, life-changing. The Liverpool and Manchester Railway was the world’s first intercity line that started a transport revolution.
Stand in the original waiting rooms of the world’s oldest surviving passenger railway station and relive the delightful and strange sensation of being one of the first passengers on the Liverpool and Manchester Railway.
Soak up the atmosphere of the Grade I listed building, find out how the railways revolutionised time and admire original artworks that charted the epic construction project of the 1830s.
The completion of the great rail-road between Liverpool and Manchester...may assuredly be considered the greatest national triumph of the age.