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Best Railway and Transport Attractions In Castle End

We've rounded up the best railway and transport attractions in Castle End in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you.

There are 20 Castle End railway and transport attractions to pick from.

Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including tourist attractions, or museums and art galleries. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the railway and transport attractions we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

  1. Family alongside train at Nene Valley Railway in Peterborough

    Nene Valley Railway

    Peterborough

    Railway and Transport AttractionsRailway and Transport Attractions

    Nene Valley Railway offers more than just a train ride at this fantastic heritage railway that has something for the whole family. Throughout the sum...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 6.9 miles from Castle End
  2. Train at Ferry Meadows Railway in Peterborough

    Ferry Meadows Railway

    Peterborough

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    Departing from Ham Lane Station, where there is a cafe, gift shop and small adventure playground, the Ferry Meadows Railway will whisk you grandly ar...

    Suitable for 0-12 Outdoor 7.4 miles from Castle End
  3. Exhibition of Top Secret base in World War II at Harrington Aviation Museum

    Harrington Aviation Museum

    Harrington

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    The Harrington Aviation Museums comprise the Carpetbagger Aviation and Secret War Museum. These museums offer a rare look at life on this Top Secret...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 28.8 miles from Castle End
  4. Canal lock at Foxton Boat Services in Market Harborough

    Foxton Boat Services

    Market Harborough

    Tours and River CruisesTours and River Cruises

    Foxton Boat Services, is located at the bottom of Foxton Locks, in the beautiful Leicestershire countryside, and brimming with heritage, with histori...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 29.4 miles from Castle End
  5. Canal boat at Foxton Canal Museum in Market Harborough

    Foxton Canal Museum

    Market Harborough

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    Foxton Canal Museum, run by theFoxton Inclined Plane Trust, is a fully accredited museum that occupies the boiler house of the Victorian Boat Lift at...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 29.4 miles from Castle End
  6. Woman on bench at Irchester Country Park in Wellingborough

    Irchester Country Park

    Wellingborough

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Considering it used to be an ironstone quarry, Irchester Country Park is very easy on the eye! It features a great children's play and activity area...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 29.7 miles from Castle End
  7. Train exhibit at Irchester Narrow Gauge Railway Museum in Wellingborough

    Irchester Narrow Gauge Railway Museum

    Wellingborough

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Irchester Narrow Gauge Railway Museum , situated in Irchester Country Park , is an excellent little museum on the site of the original ironstone rail...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 29.7 miles from Castle End
  8. Aeroplane at Sywell Aviation Museum in Northampton

    Sywell Aviation Museum

    Northampton

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    Sywell Aviation Museum is based in the lovely Art Deco surroundings of Sywell Aerodrome, which is located on the edge of Sywell village in Northampto...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 31.3 miles from Castle End
  9. Aircrafts at Newark Air Museum

    Newark Air Museum

    Newark

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    Discover the secrets of Newark Air Museum on the former World War II airfield of Winthorpe. It’s a little slice of a huge chapter in history. Take a...

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor, Outdoor 35.1 miles from Castle End
  10. Train carriage at station building at Northampton and Lamport Railway

    Northampton and Lamport Railway

    Chapel Brampton

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    The Northampton and Lamport Railway is a steam and heritage diesel operated tourist railway located at Pitsford and Brampton Station, roughly 5 miles...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 35.5 miles from Castle End
  11. Aircraft exhibit at Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre in Spilsby

    Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre

    Spilsby

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre will give kids a real sense of history as it is the only Airfield Museum on the country that has been recreated...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 35.9 miles from Castle End
  12. Steam Train at Great Central Railway in Loughborough

    Great Central Railway

    Loughborough

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    Full steam ahead to the Great Central Railway! Take a ride on a steam powered railway where vintage locomotives whizz through the Leicestershire coun...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 36.9 miles from Castle End
  13. Steam train at Great Central Railway Nottingham in Ruddington

    Great Central Railway Nottingham

    Ruddington

    Railway and Transport AttractionsRailway and Transport Attractions

    The Great Central Railway Nottingham they offer 10 miles of heritage railway running through the beautiful scenery of South Nottinghamshire and North...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 37.1 miles from Castle End
  14. Outside view of The Shuttleworth Collection in Biggleswade

    The Shuttleworth Collection

    Biggleswade

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    The Shuttleworth Collection is in a quiet countryside setting, actually on an old fashioned all grass aerodrome with 8 real hangars! These handsome h...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 39.6 miles from Castle End
  15. Mini steam trains at North Scarle Miniature Railway in Lincoln

    North Scarle Miniature Railway

    Lincoln

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    North Scarle Miniature Railway is a ground level, five and seven and a quarter inch gauge track. Over time this track has been extended to give a tra...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 40.1 miles from Castle End
  16. People on miniature train at Summerfields Miniature Railways in Bedford

    Summerfields Miniature Railways

    Haynes

    Railway and Transport AttractionsRailway and Transport Attractions

    Summerfields Miniature Railways has been a hidden gem in Bedfordshire ever since it was opened to the public around 20 years ago. All aboard the ador...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 40.8 miles from Castle End
  17. Outside view of The Canal Museum in Bruerne

    The Canal Museum

    Stoke Bruerne

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    The Canal Museum can be found in the heart of the village of Stoke Bruerne on the Grand Union Canal, and it is a great place to learn about the fasci...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 43.4 miles from Castle End
  18. Steam train at Battlefield Line Railway in Shackerstone

    Battlefield Line Railway

    Shackerstone

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    The 3 stations on the Battlefield Line Railway are Shenton (an award winner), Market Bosworth and Shackerston, the latter of which is the HQ station...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 46.5 miles from Castle End
  19. Carriage train at Sherwood Forest Railway in Edwinstowe

    Sherwood Forest Railway

    Edwinstowe

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    Sherwood Forest Railway is home to the only Narrow Gauge Steam Railway in Nottinghamshire, and it's in miniature! A real steam railway, reduced to 5...

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (3 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 48.7 miles from Castle End
  20. F1 cars at Silverstone in Towcester

    Silverstone

    Towcester

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    Silverstone has been a race track since 1948, when hay bales and ropes to mark the circuit in what had been a wartime airfield and farm (and before t...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 49.7 miles from Castle End

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