Hampton and Kempton Waterworks Railway | Day Out With The Kids

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Hampton and Kempton Waterworks Railway

  • Feltham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Railway and Transport Attractions, Parks and Playgrounds, Tourist Attractions

Attraction Information

Visit a little-known local attraction on your next family day out and discover Hampton & Kempton Waterworks Railway - the “secret railway”. It’s the only operational steam narrow-gauge railway of its kind within the M25 and it has a fascinating heritage for you to explore.

Train lovers of all ages will enjoy a ride on this historic railway, which was used to help with the supply of clean drinking water to London in the early 1900s. Fancy even more steam history? Kempton Steam Museum is right next door, so you can drop by and explore after your journey.

Hampton & Kempton Waterworks Railway also has a lovely picnic area where you can set up and enjoy a nice meal together. There’s also a play area where the kids can run around freely and play train driver on a toy train. Lots of family events take place throughout the year, so make sure you check what’s on before you go. You won’t want to miss out!

  • Fascinating heritage to uncover
  • Picnic tables & play area with kids' static train
  • Family events throughout the year (March to November)
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Opening hours

March - November: Sundays 10:30 - 16:00


General Admission
Adults: £3.00
Kids (5+): £1.00
Under 5s: Free

Separate entry fee applies for the Museum.

Travel & Contact Information


Snakey Lane, Hanworth, Feltham, Greater London, TW13 6XH, England

Phone number

01932 765328



Click here to visit Hampton and Kempton Waterworks Railway's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant.

Yes, Hampton and Kempton Waterworks Railway is wheelchair friendly.

Yes, Hampton and Kempton Waterworks Railway have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Dogs are welcome

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