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Day Out With Thomas

Calling all little engineers! Join the number one blue engine himself, along with The Fat Controller and all of his friends, for a train ride unlike any other.


There are lots of things to see and do including:

  • Rides behind Thomas
  • Meeting the Fat Controller and Friends
  • Performances by Sodor’s cheeky station sweepers, Rusty and Dusty
  • Unlimited train travel
  • Thomas themed activities in the Imagination Station
  • Magic Shows
  • Circus Workshops
  • Face Painting

The Fat Controller’s opening ceremony takes place at 9:45am each day., Activities finish at 4pm. Tickets cost £19.50 per adult. £12 per child. A family ticket for 2 adults and 2 children cost £55. A family ticket for 2 adults and 3 children costs £65. Under 2s are free.

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