17 Best Railway and Transport Attractions In Sidmouth Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Railway and Transport Attractions In Sidmouth

We've rounded up the best railway and transport attractions in Sidmouth in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 17 Sidmouth railway and transport attractions to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries, or tourist attractions. 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.

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Families on miniature train at Beer Heights Light Railway in Seaton

Beer Heights Light Railway

  • Seaton
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Beer Heights Light Railway first opened to the public on the 14 July 1975, is considered by many to be the finest 7.25 inch gauge railway in Britain,...

Kids on soft play frame at Pecorama in Beer

Pecorama5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Beer
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Pecorama is one of East Devon's favourite tourist attractions, based in the village of Beer. A picturesque fishing village in the heart of Lyme Bay....

Girls with ducklings at handling session at World of Country Life in Exmouth

World of Country Life

  • Exmouth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

World of Country Life is Devon's multi-award-winning whole family day out, whatever the weather! There are over 2 acres indoors with loads to do: cra...

Mum with daughter on platform at Seaton Tramway

Seaton Tramway

  • Seaton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Seaton Tramway offer a fun day out for all the family, and a chance to step back in time when you ride one of the trams. They operate narrow gauge he...

Families at Devon Railway Centre in Tiverton

Devon Railway Centre

  • Tiverton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Devon Railway Centre is a popular Devon tourist attraction which offers a unique railway experience and boasts a host of attractions in one location....

Outside view of Tiverton Museum

Tiverton Museum

  • Tiverton
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Tiverton Museum is a family friendly museum that offers free entry to accompanied children aged 16 and under, making for an interesting (but inexpens...

Dart Explorer from Dartmouth Steam Rail and River Boat Co in Paignton

Dartmouth Steam Rail and River Boat Co

  • Paignton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

How will you choose to travel along the Devonshire coast? Why don’t you set sail on a river boat trip or jump aboard the nostalgic steam railway? Dar...

Ship at The Golden Hind at Brixham

The Golden Hind at Brixham

  • Brixham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Golden Hind at Brixham is a full sized replica of one of the most iconic ships from the age of exploration being a feature of this picturesque ha...

Steam train at South Devon Railway in Buchfastleigh

South Devon Railway

  • Buckfastleigh
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Journey through a beautiful and unspoilt countryside overflowing with wildlife at the South Devon Railway. The line runs for 7 miles from Buckfastlei...

Peppa Pig at Yeovil Railway Centre

Yeovil Railway Centre

  • Yeovil
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Yeovil Railway Centre is a small steam and diesel Railway Centre that was formed in 1994 to preserve the original Southern Railway turntable (British...

Steam train at Somerset and Dorset Railway Trust in Watchet

Somerset and Dorset Railway Trust

  • Watchet
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Museum contains nostalgic relics from the former Somerset and Dorset Joint Railway which used to run from Bath to Bournemouth, with all finally c...

Steam train at West Somerset Railway in Minehead

West Somerset Railway

  • Minehead
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

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 do...

The North Pole Express at Plym Valley Railway in Plymouth

Plym Valley Railway

  • Plymouth
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

AtPlym Valley Railway, we have rebuilt a 1.5 mile section of the ex Great Western branch line from Marsh Mills to Plym Bridge. The line used to run f...

Miniature train at Plymouth Miniature Steam

Plymouth Miniature Steam

  • Plymouth
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Plymouth Miniature Steam offers a charming and traditional day out for families with kids of all ages, also ideal for bringing grandparents and frien...

Engine train from Lynton and Barnstaple Railway in Parracombe

Lynton and Barnstaple Railway

  • Parracombe
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Lynton & Barnstaple Railway currently offers a two-mile train trip with stunning scenery at great value, all packed into a half hour ride. Yo...

People in train at Lynton & Lynmouth Cliff Railway

Lynton & Lynmouth Cliff Railway

  • Lynmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway is probably the best and most exciting, way to travel between the historic and picturesque towns of Lynton and Lynm...

Steam train at East Somerset Railway in Shepton Mallet

East Somerset Railway

  • Shepton Mallet
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Enjoy East Somerset Railway's 5 mile round journey through the rolling Mendip countryside. Ride the train, have a look around and ride the train agai...

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