Ryhope Engines Museum

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Address: Ryhope Engines Museum, Waterworks Road, Ryhope, Sunderland, SR2 0ND
Phone Number: 0191 521 0235
Opening Hours: Current opening times.
Nearby Attractions: View more days out nearby.

Ryhope Engines Museum is a historic pumping station with working machinery in the Ryhope area of Sunderland in Tyne and Wear.

Built in 1863 to supply water to Sunderland this attraction consists of a grade II listed, historic pumping station with it’s working equipment. The buildings house beam engines and three Lancashire boilers to generate the steam. There is also a collection of waterwork accessories to see. The engines are only powered up on ‘steaming days’ which occur at intervals during the open season.

  • Free entry attraction.
  • Free car parking.

Opening Times:

  • Open between 11am – 4pm each day when in steam.
  • Every Sunday afternoon 2pm – 5pm between Easter until the end of December.

Ticket Prices:

  • Free to enter.

Prices and opening hours correct as at February 2017.


Before you start your journey to Ryhope Engines Museum for your day out, we recommend that you check their website or contact them to confirm opening times and admission prices.

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