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

All our yesterdays - Once inside everything is accessible with as many steam rides as you like. Lovely cafe with beautiful cakes and really good tea. Friendly staff. The trains are wonderful and. Didcot is a fabulous day out for couples or families. Highly recommended.

- Tracy R - June 2021

Latest Information - Thu 11 Aug 2022

Next Steam Days - Weekends & Wednesdays in August

Next Discovery Days - Thursdays & Fridays in August

The Railway Centre is closed on Mondays & Tuesdays in August (Except for Bank Holiday Monday)

What's Next

Steam Days

Steam Days

Weekends and Wednesdays during the Summer - Unlimited steam train rides; 200 years of railway heritage & much more!

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Discovery Days 2022

Discovery Days

Thursdays and Fridays during the Summer - Explore our 21 acre living museum at leisure and get close to our exhibits

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Plan Your Visit

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

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Calendar

Dates of all running days, discovery days and events are on our calendar

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