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Operating Days & Special Events

14
December

Santa Special 2019

December 14, 2019 10:00 am — December 15, 2019 5:00 pm

THIS EVENT HAS NOW SOLD OUT – any cancellations will be posted on our Facebook page. When you arrive for your Santa Train, you’re greeted by our jolly volunteer team who will point you in the direction of the Train. Once on board, parents are treated to baileys and a mince pie, whilst the little…

21
December

Santa Specials 2019

December 21, 2019 10:00 am — December 22, 2019 5:00 pm

THIS EVENT HAS NOW SOLD OUT – any cancellations will be posted on our Facebook page. When you arrive for your Santa Train, you’re greeted by our jolly volunteer team who will point you in the direction of the Train. Once on board, parents are treated to baileys and a mince pie, whilst the little…

22
March

Mother's Day Cream Tea & Sunday Running

2:00 pm — 3:00 pm

Experience our charming, traditional Cream Tea, served in the elegant ambience of our lovingly restored vintage carriages. Enjoy the rumble of a steam train whilst the city skyline passes you by. Relax with a cup of tea, a glass of fizz and clotted cream and jam scones.  Simply delicious.   Cream Tea Special: (with Prosecco): £16 Traditional (without…

28
March

Spring Steam Gala

March 28, 2020 10:30 am — March 29, 2020 5:00 pm

Unlimited Train rides, entrance to the Museum, Workshop and Cafe, where else would you spend your weekend? With up to 4 Steam Locomotives on the line, its looking to be a great weekend! Visit our volunteers in the workshop and check out the work they do repairing the locomotives for us to use on the…

05
April

Steam Sundays

10:30 am — 5:00 pm

Our hourly steam services run from 11:00 till 16:00. Have a fun day out visiting our museum, workshop & playground, with unlimited train rides all day.

10
April

Easter Weekend & Manchester Model Tram Group - 4 days of Family Fun

April 10, 2020 10:30 am — April 13, 2020 5:00 pm

4 days of Family Fun! Head down to Ribble for our infamous Egg Hunt (for 3-16 year olds), enter to win a bundle of chocolate filled prizes! With regular Steam Train rides, Museum, Workshop and Cafe, there’s plenty to do to fill your weekend! With Manchester Model Tram Group exhibition in the Museum. Pricing: Adult:…

19
April

Steam Sundays

10:30 am — 5:00 pm

Our hourly steam services run from 11:00 till 16:00. Have a fun day out visiting our museum, workshop & playground, with unlimited train rides all day.

25
April

Spring Diesel Gala

April 25, 2020 10:30 am — April 26, 2020 5:00 pm

Come down and look at our working industrial Diesel engines. Special Timetable, Unlimited Rides, Real Ales on the Trains. LOCOS AND TIMETABLE TBC

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LOCOMOTIVES
 

DIESEL
LOCOMOTIVES 

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