Fantastic day out - First museum trip out post lock down and Didcot was a good as ever. Great COVID measures that don’t spoil the day but make you feel safe. Lots of fun exploring the site, riding the train and going for a picnic. An amazing collection and lots to see. Even better when the sun shines!- OurPerspective - July 2020
Steam trains run on weekends and Wednesdays in September - book your tickets now.
The Railway Centre is currently CLOSED on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.
We are resuming activities safely, gradually and in accordance with government guidelines. All tickets must be booked in advance.
Numbers will be limited to ensure the safety of visitors and staff.
COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS - RULE OF SIX. Government regulations mean we can only accept bookings for up to six people. We are legally required to share contact details with Public Health Track & Trace if requested.
Unlimited steam train rides and plenty to explore
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Didcot Railway Centre is the home of the Great Western Society