Coronavirus: Didcot Railway Centre will continue to monitor and follow the advice provided by Public Health England to ensure the safety of our visitors and staff.
The Government has announced as series of measures to combat the Coronavirus outbreak. As a result, the Centre is CLOSED until further notice.
We will continue to monitor the situation and advice from the Government and Public Health England and will review the position frequently and will re-open when it is safe and responsible to do so.
If you have purchased tickets for the coming weeks, we will be in touch shortly with details of how to rearrange your visit.
We should like to thank visitors for their patience and understanding at this time.
Different to other steam railway experiences - Because it is really a depot and can be described as an outdoor museum. Plenty of old trains and rolling stock to see and you can ride some albeit on a very small demonstration line. But for a different steam experience this is recommended. Maybe best to go on an event day.- Christopher F
Sorry, the Railway Centre is closed today, and will remain closed until further notice.
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