Barnards Miniature Railway | Day Out With The Kids

Barnards Miniature Railway

West Horndon, Essex, England

Attraction Information

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Ages: all ages

Venue type: Outdoor

Barnards Miniature Railway is a brilliant family attraction set in the delightful grounds of Barnards Farm amongst sculptures, rivers and woodland. The Railway is great fun for children and adults alike, look out for their woodland friends along the line side including the big tall chicken!

The trains currently run from Burton Shaw to a Station called Belvedere. There families can alight and climb the Belvedere Mound offering unspoilt views over Essex and beyond, enjoy riverside picnics or let the kids run around as the adults unwind!

On certain days the whole farm is open to visitors and attractions include a motor museum, Cafe and guided walks. There is also the opportunity for children to learn how to drive vintage cars around the grounds!


  • Snacks Snacks Available
  • Picnics Picnics Allowed
  • Toilets Toilets Available
  • Parking Parking Available On-site

Getting There and Contact Information


Barnards Farm, A128 Brentwood Road, West Horndon, Essex, CM13 3LX, England


Click here to visit Barnards Miniature Railway's website
0700 349 7209

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

April - December
Please see website for details


General Admission
Adults from £6.00
Kids (3-16) from £5.00

More Information


Basic toilet facilities are available on site.