Ryhope Engines Museum

North East Military Vehicle Rally - August Steaming Weekend

Following the closure of the DLI museum in Durham the North East Military Vehicle Club have needed a new venue for their annual show, the grounds of the engines museum will be ideal for this display. You can enjoy this spectacular show for free as part of our August steaming weekend on Sunday 27th and Monday 28th of August.


Live Music - August Bank Holiday Sunday

We have a packed weekend of entertainment planned in August with live music at two sites within the museum on August Bank Holiday Sunday Only. Further details to follow.

An Exhibition of Artwork - September Heritage Open Days Weekend

Local artist Kathryn Barnett has produced a fascinating and unique piece of artwork based upon our favourite waterworks. This exhibition will be on display as part of our Heritage Open Days Weekend on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th of September. As ever admission is absolutely free and you will have the opportunity to meet the artist yourself.