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

Steam Into Christmas - 5 - 23 December - Full details and tickets

Festive Raffle 2020 - help raise money for our Diamond Jubilee Fund - Buy Tickets

Thank you very much for the very enjoyable day out our family spent with you yesterday. Everything was well organised, social distancing, sanitiser etc. Our son Jonathan lives, breathes and sleeps trains. He has really missed seeing them over the last few months.

Thank you again, a visit worth waiting for and we will be back. Jonathan took some fantastic photos.

- Richard and Carole Owen - Jul 2020

Latest Information - Wednesday 25 Nov 2020

Following the Government's announcement on 31 Oct, the Railway Centre will be CLOSED in November and will re-open for STEAM INTO CHRISTMAS in December - our LOCKDOWN GUARANTEE means you can book with confidence.

We are continuing our activities safely, in accordance with government guidelines and are limiting numbers to keep everyone safe. Current regulations means that all tickets must be booked in advance We can only accept bookings for up to six people and are legally required to share contact details with Public Health Track & Trace if requested.

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