The West Lancashire Light Railway | Day Out With The Kids

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The West Lancashire Light Railway

  • Hesketh Bank
  • Indoor
  • Ages 4-12
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Attraction Information

At The West Lancashire Light Railway the whole family can also enjoy a visit, with the short train ride around a flooded clay pit behind coal fired steam locomotives dating from 1903.

Refreshments, souvenirs, guide book etc., are available from the shop at Becconsall Station.

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Opening hours

March - October
Sunday & Bank Holidays 11:30 - 16:30


General Admission
Adults from £3.50
Kids (3+) from £2.50
Concessions from £3.00
Family from £9.00

Travel & Contact Information


Station Road, Hesketh Bank, Lancashire, PR4 6SP, England

Phone number

01772 815881



Click here to visit The West Lancashire Light Railway's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

No, there are no toilets available.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

Yes, snacks are available.

The West Lancashire Light Railway has not told us if they are fully wheelchair friendly.

Yes, The West Lancashire Light Railway have stated they are pushchair friendly.

The West Lancashire Light Railway has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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