20 Best Railway and Transport Attractions In Ashton Common Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Railway and Transport Attractions In Ashton Common

We've rounded up the best railway and transport attractions in Ashton Common in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 32 Ashton Common 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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People on boats at Bath Boating Station

Bath Boating Station

  • Bath
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Bath Boating Station offers Thames Skiffs (rowing boats to you and I!), Canadian canoes or punts for a day's jaunt on the water where you may well en...

People on miniature trains at Strawberry Line Miniature Railway in Bristol

Strawberry Line Miniature Railway

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Strawberry Line Miniature Railway, set in the grounds ofAvon Valley Adventure and Wildlife Park at Keynsham, is the longest ground level 5” gauge rai...

Bitton Station at Avon Valley Railway in Bristol

Avon Valley Railway

  • Bristol
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Avon Valley Railway offers more than a train ride: it also offers the opportunity to explore the delights of the river valley. The heart of the railw...

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...

The Matthew of Bristol ship travelling

The Matthew of Bristol

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Matthew of Bristol is a replica of the English ship that discovered North America in 1497, The Matthew is available to visit in the Bristol Float...

Outside view of STEAM - Museum of the GWR in Swindon

STEAM - Museum of the GWR5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Swindon
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

STEAM is a great day out for the whole family! Follow the incredible story of the GWR through lots of imaginative displays and plenty of hands-on exh...

Outside view of Ashton Court Estate in Bristol

Ashton Court Estate

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Ashton Court Estate is a Country park and mansion with 850 acres of woodland and grassland. The estate is host to many activities including an annual...

Outside view of Crofton Beam Engines in Marlborough

Crofton Beam Engines

  • Marlborough
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Crofton Beam Engines is a fabulous place to bring the little ones. One of the engines is over 200 years old and still works, fed by a coal fired Lanc...

Two boys in red overalls reading a leaflet in front of a jet at Aerospace Bristol

Aerospace Bristol

  • Bristol
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Get ready for a  supersonic day out with the kids at Aerospace Bristol - over 100 years of aviation history and lots of interactive displays for all...

Steam train at Swindon and Cricklade Steam Railway

Swindon and Cricklade Steam Railway5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Swindon
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

At the Swindon and Cricklade Steam Railway ride upon a fully functioning locomotive. The railway's passenger line offers a round trip of just over 4...

Planes at Army Flying Museum

Army Flying Museum

  • Stockbridge
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Take your family days out to new heights with the Army Flying Museum, and keep your little flyers learning with over 100 years of history and play ar...

Horse pulling barge boat at Kennet Horse Boat Company in Hungerford

Kennet Horse Boat Company

  • Hungerford
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Kennet Horse Boat Company is a small, family run (and family friendly) business offering traditional canal barge boat trips, and private charters. Ex...

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...

Tintern Signal Box house exhibition at Tintern Old Station in Monmouth

Tintern Old Station

  • Monmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Tintern Old Station Built as a Victorian country railway station, the Old Station, Tintern is a charming site to visit for a quiet relaxing day out o...

Steam train at Perrygrove Railway and Treetop Adventure in Coleford

Perrygrove Railway and Treetop Adventure3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Coleford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Perrygrove Railway is the steam train for all ages and all weathers! A charming railway in the Royal Forest of Dean where friendly staff welcome you....

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...

Seating at Kingfisher River Cruises in Symonds Yat

Kingfisher River Cruises

  • Symonds Yat
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Treat the family to a relaxing boat ride with Kingfisher River Cruises and you can enjoy some pleasant sights, a quiet ride and learn about the area....

Vintage car at Cotswold Motoring Museum in Bourton on the Water

Cotswold Motoring Museum

  • Bourton-on-the-Water
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Cotswold Motoring Museum and Toy Collection is a fun packed indoor museum with loads of activities for the children. With seven unique galleries incl...

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...

Village by Bourton Model Railway in Bourton-on-the-Water

Bourton Model Railway

  • Bourton-on-the-Water
  • Indoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Housed in a period farmhouse and established for over 25 years this is a spectacular Bourton Model Railway Exhibition and traditional toyshop situate...

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