Educational Visits

School / Pre-School Visits

We can cater for school visits during term time; these can be tailored to suit your requirements and the age of the children. They usually take the form of a conducted tour and talk, linked to your curriculum requirements, around parts of the Railway. The children are encouraged to ask questions and take part. There will also be a diesel railcar ride. A Miniature Railway ride is also available if requested in advance and weather / time permits. Please note that our buffet facilities will not be available on these days.Children £5.50 each, minimum numbers apply.

Booking form for school visit only.

For younger children we can make this a Teddy Bear day, with a teddy hunt, please call or email for prices. Children £5.50 each, minimum numbers apply.

Booking form for Pre-Schools only.

For a sample risk assessment please click here.

Our premier event

Victorian Fantasy – TBA October 2020

Designed mainly for Key Stage 2 school children and adults

Ride on a vintage luxury Pullman Steam Train with Queen Victoria and meet other Victorian characters. Let the children experience a lesson in a Victorian schoolroom. Learn the importance of railways and how the Victorians led the way and take part in other period activities.

This is a full costume event with ALL children and helpers on the trip dressed in Victorian costume.

Admission price Children £9.75 each. Advance booking essential. Booking Form.

Please contact us for updated information on 01787 461174.