There are trains running today using the Orange Timetable 2019

Join us for our West Country Weekend with "City of Wells" and "Braunton" from 23 - 26 August. - 

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    West Country Weekend - 23 - 26 August 2019

Coming Up…

  • Summer steam
    • 21st August 2019,
    • 22nd August 2019,
    • 23rd August 2019,
    • 24th August 2019,
    • 25th August 2019,
    • 26th August 2019,
    • 27th August 2019,
    • 28th August 2019,
    • 29th August 2019,
    • 30th August 2019,
    • 31st August 2019,
    • 1st September 2019

    Get Summer on Track

    Here comes the Sun!

    Get your bags packed and get this summer on track! The East Lancashire Railway makes travelling to and from adventures in the Irwell Valley a summer’s breeze. Highlights of the season include magical mayhem on the

  • Craft Workshops

    Puppets a plenty!

    Create your own railway crew at this drop in craft workshop hosted by Bury Transport Museum. Use wooden spoons, cardboard and split pins to put together some personality packed puppets.

    Price and timings

    These craft

  • Dinky Dino Adventure
    • 22nd August 2019

    Dinky Dinosaur Adventure

    A Roar-some time!

    TICKETS ON SALE NOW

    Get set for a real Jurrassic Lark as you join a team of intrepid adventurers and get up close and personal with some friendly baby dinosaurs! Learn all about these prehistoric pre-schoolers from the

Our visitors say…

  • The ELR experience takes you back in time to travel from a previous BR era. Great fun for both children and parents (and grandparents too)!

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