Severn Valley Railway Events, Activities and Fares
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Every journey ends with a memory.

Your classroom on wheels!

Bringing learning out of the classroom

Activities for Schools, Nurseries & Playgroup

Events, Activities & Fares . . .

For pre-school, school, youth groups & colleges with ten or more paying pupils.

Information about our events & activities are available here for you to print, in PDF format.

Unescorted fares for schools Suggested Age Range Description Inclusive
Cost 2017
The Engine House
Visitor & Education Centre - Highley

All Does not include train travel. £1.50
Single journey between any two stations (break in journey not permitted).
2-15 Rail journey only, usually by heritage steam train. £6.50
Return journey between any two stations (break in journey permitted).
2-15 Rail journey only, usually by heritage steam train. £8.00
Single journey between any two stations (break in journey not permitted).
16-19 Rail journey only, usually by heritage steam train. £9.00
Return journey between any two stations (break in journey permitted).
16-19 Rail journey only, usually by heritage steam train. £10.00

Events and Activities Suggested Age Range Description Inclusive
Cost 2017
Teacher Preview - Teacher Previews
Advance booking essential. Subject to availability.



Teachers

only
An ideal opportunity for a teacher to visit the Railway for Risk Assessment purposes. You will be able to meet with a member of our Education Team who can discuss your requirements and any issues or concerns you may have.

For Risk Assessment purposes only.

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Free
Christmas Cracker Express

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Foundation
- Year 6
Join Father Christmas on a magical train ride which includes presents for all the children.

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From £11.50
We'll Meet Again
At our Visitor Centre

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All
An event, designed for larger school groups, which takes a look at a number of wartime themes. Firefighting is a popular activity!

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From £11.00
Make Do and Mend
At our Visitor Centre

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All
An evacuation train takes you to the Shropshire countryside where pupils will explore life in the home which will include: rag rugging, the wartime kitchen and 'make-do-and-mend' activities.

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From £11.00

1940s & World War II Experience
One week only


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All
For one week only, we step back to the 1940s. An evacuation train journey follows a practical look at the issues of wartime life with our costumed re-enactors.

A VERY POPULAR EVENT - BOOK EARLY!

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£12.50
Blitz & Evacuation Workshops
In association with Bewdley Museum.

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All

A very practical look at life, hardship and disruption during the dark days of World War II. Starting at Bewdley Museum the children will undertake a variety of activities. This is followed by an 'evacuation journey' to Highley.

BOOK THROUGH BEWDLEY MUSEUM ON
0845 6035699 or 01562 732967.


£12.00
Classroom at War!!!
In association with the County Museum, Hartlebury.

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All

As well as learning tables, the class reading period, and a trip around the world using the teacher's well worn map, the children today will be learning what it is like to be an evacuee. This is combined with an 'evacuation journey' to Highley.

BOOK THROUGH WORCESTERSHIRE COUNTY MUSEUM ON 01299 250416.

£11.00
River & Rail

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All
The bustling Georgian town of Bewdley has long been a favourite for visitors; on this trip you will travel by train to Bewdley, before making your way to Bewdley Museum to explore the history of this ancient river crossing.

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£12.00

The Power of Steam

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All

Combine a steam train ride and a visit to the Museum of Carpet, as you head back in time to learn about the living legacy of over 300 years of carpet heritage.

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£11.00

Steam

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Years
3 - 9

Combining Science, Technology, English, Art & Maths, our Steam package brings the classroom into The Engine House. Featuring leraning on a locomotive's footplate to how big is your engine, there's lots to get stuck in to.

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From £11.00
FANTASTIC FUN AT THE COUNTRY PARK

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Includes train journey and Country Park Ranger Services.

August and other half-term holidays.

All
Take a leisurely train ride along the Railway followed by a 'fun-packed' session at the Severn Valley Country Park. Aimed at guide, scout, cub and school community groups.

Subject to availability.

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£9.50
Junior Wild Tracks
In association with West Midland Safari & Leisure Park

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All
An exciting opportunity to visit the Severn Valley Railway and the animal enclosures of the West Midland Safari & Leisure Park. Walking Safaris are available at additional cost.

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£12.00
Go Wild in the Countryside
In association with Severn Valley Country Park

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All

Take the train to the Country Park where you will take part in a fully escorted look at habitats and ecological principles.

Choice of topics available. New activities available for 2017.

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£12.00
The Home Front Workshop
In association with Bewdley Museum

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All
Suitable for schools who may have a longer journey home. So at the end of the experience, your group will be collected by coach from Bewdley town centre rather than travelling back by train to Kidderminster at a later time.

BOOK THROUGH BEWDLEY MUSEUM ON 0845 6035699 or 01562 532967

£11.00
Nature Inspectors
In association with Arley Arboretum

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All
An exciting opportunity to visit a 200-year-old Arboretum offering bespoke school trips.

After a train journey from Kidderminster or Bridgnorth to Arley, take a 10-minute walk to the Arboretum to be met by our staff who will issue you with all the equipment and activity sheets you group will need for the day. 

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£11.50
 
Journeys . . .
At our Visitor Centre

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Years
3 - 9

A modern day look at transportation and journey related topics. Fully escorted by one of our qualified teachers.

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From £11.00
Teddy Bears Picnic

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Playgroups & Reception Classes
Bring your own teddy bear for a ride on the Severn Valley Railway. Activities include Bear spotting activities, paw print trail and listen to a bear story.

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£9.95
The Engine House
Visitor & Education Centre


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All

Visits to The Engine House are available as part of a general visit and can be combined with a train journey.

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£1.50
(+ rail fare)


Please note:

One adult travels free per ten paying children. Additional adults, above the free allocation, are also charged at the child rate. Minimum numbers apply to all activities and fares. Please check when booking.

Please read the Payment Terms and Conditions on your booking form carefully. To ensure your seats are reserved, any alterations to numbers travelling are required at least 14 days prior to travel, please email all alterations to education@svrlive.com. Any tickets not cancelled by this date will be charged for in full.
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