West Somerset Railway | Day Out With The Kids

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West Somerset Railway

  • Minehead
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Ages 0-12
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Attraction Information

The West Somerset Railway has lots of new things on offer including the launch of an ‘Augmented Reality Heritage Hunter' App which is available to download for free for iOS and Android. Mix new technology with a family heritage day out learning about the railway and solving the clues in our augmented reality Treasure Hunt.

New events include St. George's Day Lunchtime Special, Ladies' Day, Bowlore Medieval Encampment, Halloween Ghost Trains.

To improve the visitor experience the railway is investing in the introduction of second wheelchair accessible 'standard' coach and new customer railway customer toilets at Minehead Station.

The key word is ‘Family' and with this in mind they have confirmed the meet and greet days for you to view online: enjoy special themed events, meet life size characters and more activities besides!

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Opening hours

Please see website for details

Pricing

General Admission
Adults (18+): £20.00
Kids (5-17): £10.00
Under 5's: Free
Seniors: £18.00
Family (2 adults, 2 kids): £49.00

Travel & Contact Information

Address

The Railway Station, Warren Road, Minehead, Somerset and Bristol, TA24 5BG, England

Phone number

01643 704996

Map

Website

Click here to visit West Somerset Railway's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite and nearby.

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

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

West Somerset Railway has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

Yes, West Somerset Railway is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

West Somerset Railway has not told us if they are fully pushchair friendly.

West Somerset Railway has not told us if they are dog friendly.

Additional Info

Anything else I should know?

There is an onsite shop

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