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The National Railway Museum has been creating and hosting fun-filled, themed Christmas parties since 2012, building an enviable reputation as one of York’s premier Christmas party destinations along the way.

For companies and organisations that want to celebrate in style, we are offering a fabulous all-inclusive package: Christmas with Kudos at the National Railway Museum.

We’ve also won an award for our efforts and can proudly say we hold the title of Best Christmas Corporate Party Venue 2018 from the National Venue Awards.

Alternatively, you can create a bespoke Christmas event—our Station Hall, Great Hall and Countess of York are available to hire on a selected number of nights. Call our sales team on 01904 686226 to discuss your requirements or email us

All-inclusive Christmas package: Christmas with Kudos

£57 per person

Special offer

Book your party before 30 April 2020 and you will receive 10% off your ticket price.

Available dates:

  • Saturday 5 December 2020
  • Friday 11 December 2020
  • Saturday 12 December 2020
  • Saturday 19 December 2020

A group of musicians

About Kudos

Kudos are a premium, energy-driven pop, soul and dance band consisting of some of the UK’s most talented and professional musicians, performing at prestigious events and venues across the country.

The combined and varied skill of the individual musicians provides huge capability for the band’s sound and repertoire, making them a first choice in entertainment to suit any occasion.

The band’s sound is fresh, upbeat and current, and the show is always dance-floor filling. Kudos are providing a 9-piece band which includes a string section, brass section and backing vocalists for the National Railway Museum giving a “wow” factor to Christmas this year.

Party details

Arriving into Station Hall from 19.00, you will be entertained by Kudos during your drinks reception

You will then take your seats for a three-course meal.

Kudos will perform the first 60-minute set with a DJ in their interval. A second 60-minute set will be followed by the DJ until the end of the night at 00.30.

A photo booth and casino tables will also be available on the night.

Get in touch

To book your 2020 party or to arrange a site visit please call our events team on 01904 686226, or email us.



Christmas party spaces

Station Hall

All of our Christmas party packages take place in Station Hall, but you can hire it for a private party of your own, too.

Great Hall

For a festive gathering with a difference, Great Hall is a stunningly vast space packed with historically significant locomotives.

Countess of York

Planning a small gathering? This beautiful carriage offers an intimate setting with seating for up to 24 guests.