Archer Park Rail Museum (detail). Photo: Intricate Details Photography, courtesy of the museum.

Archer Park Rail Museum

Step back in time to an era when steam trains reigned, with a visit to Archer Park Rail Museum. 

Useful information

51-87 Denison Street, Rockhampton, QLD


Gift shop
Café / refreshments
Disabled access
Baby changing facilities
Guided tours by request

Opening hours

Monday10am – 3pm
Tuesday10am – 3pm
Wednesday10am – 3pm
Thursday10am – 3pm
Sunday9am – 1pm

More information about Archer Park Rail Museum

Enjoy the nostalgia and satisfy the curiosity within as you browse the exhibits and Rollingstock associated with the railways and tramways. Travel back in time and take a ride of the fully restored Purrey Steam Tram, considered to be the only operational one of its kind in the world. Enjoy a morning tea in this wonderful historic atmosphere as you listen to the sounds of hissing steam, the blast of the whistle and the clickety clack of the tram on the tracks. The Purrey Steam Tram operates each Sunday, 10am – 1pm from February to November each year.

Nearby Museums & Galleries

An outside view of Melba House

Melba House

4 Anzac Avenue, Marian, QLD
Daily 9am - 3pm
An outside view of Mount Morgan Historical Museum

Mount Morgan Historical Museum

87 Morgan Street, Mount Morgan, QLD
Daily 10am - 4pm
Pioneer Valley Museum

Pioneer Valley Museum

Victoria Street, Mirani, QLD
Tue - Thu, 9.30am - 2.30pm
Review Site