York is home to the National Railway Museum and it’s FREE Real trains here, not models. There are models but there are lots of real trains and carriages, some from the Royal trains. For railway buffs, it doesn’t any better than this. The official web site for the NRM is at www.nrm.org.uk
Japanese Bullet train
A Royal train coach
Actual size model of the Channel tunnel and a Eurostar train. (Thomas the tank engine looking on amazed.)
Loco with the boiler and tubes cut away for clarity.