Living Museum of the Great Western Railway

Welcome to Didcot Railway Centre

See our unique collection of Great Western Railway steam engines, coaches, wagons, buildings and small relics based around the original 1930s engine shed

Wow. What an amazing place, loved our day out and everyone was so friendly and helpful.

- Emily Egerton - 7-Aug-2019

What's on today - Monday 27th Jan 2020

Sorry, the Railway Centre is closed today. We are open for Spring Exhibition Days at weekends in January.

What's on this weekend

Saturday 01st February:
Spring Exhibition Day
Sunday 02nd February:
Spring Exhibition Day

On Arrival

Our entrance is through the ticket hall and original steam age subway of Didcot Parkway station.

Please advise GWR ticket barrier staff at the mainline station that you are visiting the Centre and they will allow you access. (You will need to show your Railway Centre tickets when you exit).

Getting Here & Parking

Accessibility Guide

What's Next

Plan Your Visit

Getting here, loco roster, 2020 brochure download & accessibility information.

Explore

our historic buildings, locomotives, rolling stock and the exciting things to see and do.

Support Us

Help us maintain and run the railway, join the Great Western Society or help raise funds.

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