Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway | Day Out With The Kids

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Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway

  • Eastbourne
  • Outdoor
  • Ages 0-12
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Attraction Information

On Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway travel behind the famous miniature steam or diesel locomotives as they meander for nearly a mile around the beautiful country park. Alternatively stretch your legs with a gentle stroll around the 5 acre lake, just bring your sensible shoes or boots, especially off season!

There is a cool adventure playground for the smalls to let loose on, a tots' village for the even smaller smalls, indoor and outdoor model railways and a gift shop selling many Thomas the Tank Engine gifts and books, railway style cafe with outside seating in a beautiful garden setting, selling hot and cold light lunches, ice creams and more: everything you need to add the cherry on the top of a lovely day out!

You can also go angling at the Southbourne Lake but be sure to stick to the East and West Ends as the Southern end is for conservation only, so it's a great place to (gently) search for mini beasts and spot birds and other natural wildlife!

There are plenty of picnic spaces available for families but of course if you prefer then there are the generally homemade delights of the cafe!

And it's all owned and operated by the friendly Wadey Family who will help you with everything you need to achieve a brilliant and satisfying day out. Yay!

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Opening hours

March - October
Please see website for details

Pricing

General Admission
Adults from £5.50
Kids from £5.00
Under 3's from Free
Family from £19.00

Travel & Contact Information

Address

Lottbridge Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN23 6QJ, England

Phone number

01323 520229

Map

Website

Click here to visit Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

There are baby food facilities available.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant.

Yes, Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Yes, Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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