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Mince Pie Specials

Dates for this event

  • 26th December 2019,
  • 27th December 2019,
  • 28th December 2019,
  • 29th December 2019
Mince Pie Specials

Keep your eyes on the pies!

What better way to relax after a frantic Christmas Day than to settle down for a sedate steam train ride and enjoy a delicious, freshly baked mince pie.

What’s Included

Take a steam train ride along the Irwell Valley and receive a complimentary mince pie, courtesy of the East Lancashire Railway. It’s our way of saying Merry Christmas!

Ticket information, prices and getting here

The East Lancashire Railway will be running standard fares and timetables. For more information visit our Timetables and Fares page. Museum entry is FREE, however we do kindly ask that visitors give a small voluntary donation if they are able. This helps us to continue to support and develop our celebration of Lancastrian heritage.

For more information on how to reach Bury Transport Museum, as well as a helpful guide to local transportation links and parking spaces, please visit our Getting Here page.

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