Living Museum of the Great Western Railway

Welcome to Didcot Railway Centre

Explore the unique collection of Great Western Railway steam locomotives, carriages, wagons, buildings and small artefacts at our 21 acre living museum set around the original 1932 Engine Shed

Help support us as we mark our 60th Anniversary and rebuild post Covid - donate to our Diamond Jubilee Fund.

2022 Calendars now on sale in our Shop

Didcot is brilliant - The engine shed is brilliant, lots of open space for the kids and everyone is so friendly. Thoroughly recommended for the whole family.
Everything is so clean and the guys on site have done everything to keep people safe and distanced.

- Craig Bayliss - July 2020

Latest Information - Tue 19 Oct 2021

OPEN Sats, Suns & Weds until 31 October - Up to 20% off when you book in advance and all tickets backed by our LOCKDOWN GUARANTEE

Diamond Jubilee Gala Part 2 - 23/24 October - Up to 5 locos in steam

GWS AGM - 16-Oct-21 - See Members' Area

What's Next

Plan Your Visit

Getting here, loco roster, 10 things not to miss and accessibility information.

Support Us

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

Didcot Railway Centre Newsletter

Stay up to date with events and what's going on at Didcot Railway Centre.
You may unsubscribe at any time. We do not share your data with 3rd parties.

Subscribe

Make A Donation

Click To Donate