Railworld Wildlife Haven | Day Out With The Kids

Railworld Wildlife Haven

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England

  • Family looking at miniature village at Railworld in Peterborough
  • Boy playing with miniature train at Railworld in Peterborough
  • Railworld Wildlife Haven
  • Railworld Wildlife Haven

Attraction Information

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Ages: all ages

Venue type: Indoor and Outdoor

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


  • Snacks Snacks Available
  • Picnics Picnics Allowed
  • Onsite Onsite Shop
  • Toilets Toilets Available
  • Baby Baby Changing Available
  • Disabled Disabled Toilets Available
  • Wheelchair Wheelchair Friendly
  • Pushchair Pushchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available On-site

Getting There and Contact Information


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


Click here to visit Railworld Wildlife Haven's website
01733 344240

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

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

Please see the attraction's website for more details 


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

Last Entry

1 hour before attraction closes

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Pets allowed

Dogs are welcome