Standard Operating Days

 

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

03
May

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.

08
May

VE Day Bank Holiday Weekend

May 8, 2020 10:00 am — May 10, 2020 5:00 pm
Ribble Steam Railway

To Mark the 75th Anniversary of VE Day, Ribble Steam Railway is having a 1940s weekend filled with music and entertainment. More information will be available in 2020.  

17
May

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.

31
May

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.

07
June

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.

14
June

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.

28
June

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.

04
July

Standard Steam Weekend

July 4, 2020 10:30 am — July 5, 2020 5:00 pm

Join us this weekend… We’re open 10:30-17:00 with an hourly Steam Train service from 11-4. Tickets include access to our museum, workshop, playground and UNLIMITED train rides. Prices: Adults: £7 Child/Concession: £4.50 Family: £20 Under 3’s: FREE

11
July

Standard Steam Weekend

July 11, 2020 10:30 am — July 12, 2020 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.

18
July

Standard Steam Weekend

July 18, 2020 10:30 am — July 19, 2020 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
July

Vehicle Rally Weekend

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

New for 2020…. Ribble Steam Railway is opening it’s gates to all sorts of vehicles, from cars, buses and bikes to steam rollers and planes! Interested in being an exhibitor? Please contact our Front of House and Museum Manager Maisy Davies at maisy.davies@ribblesteam.co.uk Our hourly steam services run from 11:00 till 16:00. Have a fun…

01
August

Mr Ribble's Friendly Engines!

August 1, 2020 10:30 am — August 2, 2020 5:00 pm

Friendly Engines is back and better than ever! Come and visit our Museum where all our trains have come to life! Tickets include access to our Museum, Workshop, UNLIMITED TRAIN RIDES, Free face painting and playground.   Ticket Prices: Adult: £8 Child & Concessions: £5 Family: £23 Under 3’s FREE

05
August

Summer Holiday Mid-Week Fun!

10:30 am — 4:00 pm

ALL THROUGHOUT AUGUST…. Ribble Steam Railway is back running on Wednesday’s in August from 10:30-16:00. This year, all our Wednesday’s will be themed so be sure to keep checking our Facebook page for regular updates!   Keep the kids entertained by coming down to visit us for our Railbus journeys. Blow off steam in our…

08
August

Standard Steam Weekend

August 8, 2020 10:30 am — August 9, 2020 5:00 pm

Our hourly steam services run from 11:00 till 16:00. Ticket Prices: ADULT: £7 CHILD: £4.50 CONCESSION: £4.50 FAMILY: £20 UNDER 3: FREE Have a fun day out visiting our museum, workshop & playground, with unlimited train rides all day.

12
August

Summer Holiday Mid-Week Fun!

11:00 am — 4:00 pm

ALL THROUGHOUT AUGUST…. Ribble Steam Railway is back running on Wednesday’s in August from 10:30-16:00. This year, all our Wednesday’s will be themed so be sure to keep checking our Facebook page for regular updates!   Keep the kids entertained by coming down to visit us for our Railbus journeys. Blow off steam in our…

15
August

Standard Steam Weekends

August 15, 2020 10:30 am — August 16, 2020 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.  

19
August

Summer Holiday Mid-Week Fun!

10:30 am — 4:00 pm

ALL THROUGHOUT AUGUST…. Ribble Steam Railway is back running on Wednesday’s in August from 10:30-16:00. This year, all our Wednesday’s will be themed so be sure to keep checking our Facebook page for regular updates!   Keep the kids entertained by coming down to visit us for our Railbus journeys. Blow off steam in our…

22
August

Standard Steam Weekend

August 22, 2020 10:30 am — August 23, 2020 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.

29
August

Bank Holiday Model Railway Weekend

August 29, 2020 10:30 am — August 31, 2020 5:00 pm

Back again by popular demand, we have local model railway societies and clubs showcasing their layouts in our museum for all three days of bank holiday weekend, everything from N Gauge to 0 Gauge. Ticket Prices: Adults (16+): £8 Children (3-15): £5 Under 3’s: FREE Concessions (60+, Disabled, Carers): £5 Family (2+2): £23 Dogs are…

05
September

Standard Steam Weekend

September 5, 2020 10:30 am — September 6, 2020 5:00 pm
Ribble Steam Railway

Ever wanted to journey the industrial dockland on a real Steam Train? Ribble is your place! We run hourly Steam services from 11 o’clock till 4 o’clock. Ticket prices (All Access day pass): Adults: £7 Children/Concession: £4.50 Family: £20 Under 3’s: FREE

05
September

Autumn Diesel Gala

September 5, 2020 10:30 am — September 6, 2020 5:00 pm

**All Locomotives running are subject to availability and may be subject to change** Timetable and locomotives TBC.

05
September

Standard Steam Weekend

September 5, 2020 10:30 am — September 6, 2020 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.

12
September

Standard Steam Weekend

September 12, 2020 10:30 am — September 13, 2020 5:00 pm

Our hourly steam services run from 11:00 till 16:00. Ticket Prices: Adult: £7 Child (3-15): £4.50 Concession (Disabled, Carer, 60+): £4.50 Family (2+2): £20 Under 3’s: FREE Have a fun day out visiting our museum, workshop & playground, with unlimited train rides all day.

12
September

Annual Folk Evening

5:00 pm — 10:00 pm

Annual Folk Evening Back by popular demand… With a great atmosphere and light refreshments provided, our folk evening will kick off at 17:00 and finish at 22:00 with a pie supper served at 18:30, with regular Railbus journeys. Price: £7.50 If you’re interested in attending, please email Alison or Maisy via enquiries@ribblesteam.org.uk  

You can download our 2019 leaflet here (click on the link or picture). We have lots of amazing things happening for adults and families and would love to see you in 2019.

Come see at our new museum layout, our exploration centre and all the changes to our outdoor spaces.

We think you are in for a treat indoors, outside or on our Riverside Line!

Ribble Steam Railway 2019 – Leaflet PDF