Living Museum of the Great Western Railway

Welcome to Didcot Railway Centre

See our unique collection of Great Western Railway steam engines, coaches, wagons, buildings and small relics based around the original 1930s engine shed

M4/A34 Junction Weekend closures

This junction will be closed at weekends throughout June and much of July. More information is available.

Would you like to drive steam locomotive No. 1450?

There are just two places left on our next Railway Experience Day on Thursday 27th June.

Job Vacancy - Visitor Services Assistant (part-time, flexible)

Join the energetic and committed Visitor Services team at Didcot Railway Centre

Fun and interestingAlways wanted to go there and now I have. Very pleased I went. Lot's of interesting things to see and do and learned so much. It was good to almost step back in time. Defo want to go back when the trains are running. Highly recommended.

- Listlurker - St Albans

What's on this weekend

Sunday 16th June:
Steam Day
Father's Day
Swindon Panel Demonstrations

Important - Please Read

The entrance to Didcot Railway Centre is through the ticket hall & subway of Didcot Parkway railway station - Didcot, Oxfordshire, OX11 7NJ. Information about Parking.

There is an unavoidable flight of 18 steps at our only entrance. See our Accessibility Guide for details.

What's Next

Plan Your Visit

Opening times. admission charges, how to get here, loco roster and accessibility information.

Parking

Important Parking Information

Centre Guide

to our historic buildings, locomotives, rolling stock and the exciting things to see and do.

Support Us

Help us maintain and run the railway, join the Great Western Society or help raise funds.

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