16 Best Railway and Transport Attractions In Weymouth Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Railway and Transport Attractions In Weymouth

We've rounded up the best railway and transport attractions in Weymouth in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 16 Weymouth 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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Steam train at Swanage Railway

Swanage Railway

  • Swanage
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The award winning Swanage Railway currently operates on the six miles of track between Swanage and Norden, through the beautiful Isle of Purbeck, pas...

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...

Bournemouth Eye at night

Bournemouth Eye

  • Bournemouth
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Tethered Balloon Flights every day from the beautiful Lower Gardens in central Bournemouth. They'll take you 500ft. above this exciting resort where...

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...

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....

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,...

Miniature train at Littledown Miniature Railway in Bournemouth

Littledown Miniature Railway

  • Bournemouth
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Visitors are welcome on running days to come and experience the Littledown Miniature Railway, situated to the rear of the Littledown Centre. They are...

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...

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...

Beaulieu

Beaulieu

  • Brockenhurst
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Make like royalty deep in the heart of the New Forest;  Beaulieu is an award-winning day out packed with motors and a magnificent Palace House. Get s...

Model village at Fort Victoria Model Railway in Yarmouth

Fort Victoria Model Railway

  • Yarmouth
  • Indoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Fort Victoria Model Railway is colourful and fun and great for kids who love trains and those that enjoy novelty. The layouts are extensive and prett...

Outside view of Fort Victoria in Yarmouth

Fort Victoria1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Yarmouth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Aquariums

Inside the unassuming sounding Fort Victoria is a family adventure waiting to happen, hiding a top Marine Aquarium, comprehensive Sea Bed Archaeology...

People walking at Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway

Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway

  • Exbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway is a fun place for all the family. Take a stroll through 200 acres of beautiful woodland garden, full of unusual pla...

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...

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...

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