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The museum is open, but not in steam

Easter to October - Every Sunday, 2.00-5.00pm
November to Easter - First Sunday in the month, 2.00-5.00pm
On these open days the whole of the museum is open and some of the non-steam exhibits can be running.
For information about steaming days and other special events, see below.

Please note that the museum's 1923 boiler which we use to raise steam to run the engines is out of service for the foreseeable future because is needs a major overhaul but that we are fundraising to carry out this work

Events 2014


Model Railway layouts

Model Railway & Meccano Open Day
Sunday 5th October
11am - 5pm

Enjoy the Meccano and model railway displays. Family visitors can enjoy our Elastic Locomotive modelling activity with our very own paper engineers.
Standard admission prices apply. Elastic Locomotive available at an additional cost of £1 per child aged 7+, under 7s free.

Saturday 25th October, 11am - 5pm
Sunday 26th October, 11am - 3pm

Music at the Museum
Sunday 26th October, 11am - 5pm

A day of acoustic folk music. Come along to listen, perform, or both.
Interested in taking part? Call Keith Jordan on 07790275073

Steam Punk Halloween

Steam Punk Halloween
Half Term Wednesday 29th October
Drop-in session from 10am - 12.30pm

Bored of the same old Halloween costumes? Come and make some Steam Punk themed animal masks inspired by the museum.
Admission: Children aged 4 and above £2.50, FREE for children under 4 years. Standard admission prices for adults


Festival of ideas, Steam Punk Creatures and Shadow Puppet Show
Sunday 2nd November
2pm - 5pm

Events 2015


New Year Open Days
Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th January
11am - 5pm

Admission Prices

Non-Steam Days

Adults £3.50, Children £1.50, Concessions £2.00, Family (2 adults and up to 3 children) £8.50

Steam Days

Adults £5.50, Children £3.00, Concessions £3.50, Family (2 adults and up to 3 children) £14.00

The children's charge covers children between the ages of seven and 18.
Children under seven can visit for free!


Our ticket shop sells light refreshments and selection of souvenirs and guidebooks.