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Photographic archive

The Master Index of the photographic archive (linked below) lists all the photographic items currently held by the National Railway Museum, and is updated on this site every six months.

We are not able to guarantee copyright of these photographs. It is the responsibility of the individual seeking the images to establish copyright before use.

Master Index


Oral History collection

The NRM's oral history collection is gradually being produced for public consumption in a podcast form. These podcasts can be found here.


Digitised archive

Names of South Australian Railway Stations with meanings and derivations

South Australian Railways appointments 1909-1949 (please note this document is not yet complete, it is a work in progress)



Crew and Service Stock

Freight Wagons


Maintenance Vehicles

Passenger Stock





Visit the NRM

76 Lipson Street
Port Adelaide
South Australia  5015
Open Daily / 10am – 4:30pm





5-15 yrs & with an adult


2 adults & up to 3 children


  • Prices may vary for special events
  • EFTPOS is preferred payment method
  • Open from 12pm on ANZAC Day
  • Closed Christmas Day

Phone: 8341 1690

The National Railway Museum acknowledges the Kaurna people as the traditional owners and custodians of the Adelaide Plains. We honour and respect their ongoing cultural and spiritual connections to this country. We aim to respect the cultural heritage, customs and beliefs of all Indigenous people.

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