Railworld Wildlife Haven | Day Out With The Kids

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Railworld Wildlife Haven

  • Peterborough
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Attraction Information

If your tykes LOVE trains, where better to take them than Railworld Wildlife Haven?

This model railway has all kinds locomotives, beginning with a classic Swedish Pacific steam train which is currently under restoration. Explore its many nooks and crannies before taking a stroll through the Garden Railways. The surrounding area - which was once an old Power Station and coal yard - has been lovingly recreated into a wildlife habitat by a group of passionate volunteers, whose aim is to 'Entertain & Educate about Our World'. Be sure to pack a picnic and spend a few hours out in nature!

Over in the model railway (official title: 'OO' Gauge Model Railway), spot Thomas and friends out on one of their adventures. Channel the Fat Controller and send little locomotives off in different directions with just the push of a button. The track is 2,000 sq ft in size and it was also built by volunteers.

  • 2,000 sqft of Model Railways
  • Amazing nature habitat created by volunteers
  • Spend some time with Thomas the Tank Engine
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Opening hours

Term Time: Saturdays and Sundays
School Holidays: Wednesday to Thursday, Saturday to Sunday

Please see the attraction's website for more details 

Last Entry

1 hour before attraction closes


General Admission
Adults: £4.00
Kids: £2.00
Concessions: £3.00
Family (2 adults, 3 kids): £10.00 
Unable to accept credit or debit cards

Travel & Contact Information


Oundle Road, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 9NR, England

Phone number

01733 344240



Click here to visit Railworld Wildlife Haven'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.

Yes, snacks are available.

Yes, Railworld Wildlife Haven is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Yes, Railworld Wildlife Haven have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Dogs are welcome

Additional Info

Anything else I should know?

There is an onsite shop

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