Living Museum of the Great Western Railway

Delivering the Goods

Sat 15 & Sun 16 Feb - Four locomotives in action working passenger and goods trains

Visit the new Great Western Society On-line Shop for exclusive items including the 2020 Calendar, featuring stunning paintings by Sean Bolan


Job Vacancies - see our latest vacancies - Catering Supervisors and Visitor Facilities Assistant

Getting close and personal to trains - A well laid out centre to see engines, signalling, and a museum. Good shop, cafe and toilets, and just a few minutes walk from inside Didcot Parkway station. Very helpful, friendly staff.

- David H - Sheringham - 9-Aug-19

What's on today - Sunday 16th Feb 2020

Delivering The Goods

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

- Emily Egerton - 7-Aug-2019

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.


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