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Summer Holiday Fun!

Summer of fun at the Severn Valley Railway . . .

July 21st - September 2nd

Summer Holiday Fun!

We have a whole summer of fun planned at the Severn Valley Railway in July and August!


Steam trains are running daily, giving you the chance to experience a heritage railway like no other...

Our Family 'Freedom of the Line' ticket permits unlimited travel between Kidderminster and Bridgnorth, and free entry into The Engine House at Highley. At just £45, the Family Summer Saver is valid for 2 adults or seniors and up to 4 children, and is valid on one day from July 21st to September 2nd 2018.

The Engine House at Highley:

Our exciting Visitor Centre is ready to welcome you on a journey of discovery! Entry to The Engine House is FREE with 'Freedom of the Line' tickets where you can marvel at the massive locomotives, delve into the history of Britain's railways, enjoy themed, interactive exhibitions where you can sort the mail and meet the Gordon the blue engine!

Steam Ahead: July 21st & 22nd, July 28th & 29th
  • Immerse yourself in the world of steam as you join our family-friendly Train Tips workshops at intervals throughout the day.
  • Join our Train Trail - can you find all the clues to complete the quiz?
  • Immerse yourself in the world of miniature engineering in Peter's Railway Young Engineers Centre.
  • Design your own steam locomotive on our BRAND NEW colouring wall.
  • Get dressed up as the Driver or Fireman on board the footplate of a steam locomotive. Don't forget to bring your camera!
  • Get arty at our craft tables, and build your own steam locomotive.
  • Build your own wooden railway - the possibilities are endless! (June 28th & 29th only).
  • Have a boogie in our Kids Disco.
  • Play with our GIANT outdoor games. 

Science Boffins: Monday 23rd July - Friday 27th July
  • Be inspired by the Science Boffins as they present amazing Science Shows throughout the week, including jaw dropping experiments, mind blowing demonstrations and interactive games. They're even bringing their plasma ball! Catch them every day at 11.30am, 12.30pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm and 3.30pm.
  • Join our Train Trail - can you find all the clues to complete the quiz?
  • Immerse yourself in the world of miniature engineering in Peter's Railway Young Engineers Centre.
  • Design your dream steam locomotive on our BRAND NEW colouring wall.
  • Get dressed up as the Driver or Fireman on board the footplate of a steam locomotive. Don't forget to bring your camera!
  • Get arty on our craft tables, and build your own steam locomotive.
  • Build your own wooden railway - the possibilities are endless!
  • Have a boogie in our Kids Disco.
  • Play with our GIANT outdoor games. 
  • KIDS EAT FREE in the restaurant (one kid's meal is free with any adult meal purchased on the day), Monday to Friday only. 
Wizard Weeks: Monday 30th July - Sunday 2nd September
  • Step into the wizarding world as we tranform The Engine House into a young magician's fantasy! You can sort the Owl Mail in our Travelling Post Office Carriage and even pose for photos on Platform 9 and 2/4.
  • Take part in our on-train quiz as you spot magical Owls hidden at each Station along the line. Can you find all the letters to solve the magic riddle? It's a hoot!
  • Draw your favourite witches and wizards on our BRAND NEW colouring wall.
  • Join Merlin's Magnificent Treasure Hunt.
  • Have a boogie in our Kids Disco.
  • Play with our GIANT outdoor games.
  • Get dressed up as the Driver or Fireman on board the footplate of a steam locomotive. Don't forget to bring your camera! 
  • KIDS EAT FREE in the restaurant (one kid's meal is free with any adult meal purchased on the day), Monday to Friday only. 

More information available soon.

Normal fares
Adult / Senior
Child / Member
Family Summer Saver
Pre-book & save
£19.50 £13.00 £45.00
On the day
£21.00
£14.00
£45.00
Other information
   
Annual Family Pass valid. Children: 4 - 15 years, Family: 2 adults + 2, 3 or 4 children, Seniors: 60+.
To qualify for  'pre-book & save' prices these tickets must be purchased at least five working days in advance of your visit. Tickets may also be purchased at the same price by calling 01562 757900 (option 1). These tickets are not available for purchase from booking offices in advance.

All pre-booked tickets are subject to a £1.75 booking fee.
These tickets include FREE admission to The Engine House, our Visitor Centre at Highley.
TICKETS WILL BE DISPATCHED BY POST.

Summer Special Events

As well as the Summer Holiday Fun, we've got loads of special events and extras to look out for!

Classic Vehicle Day - July 29th

Get off at every Station to visit an amazing selection of classic cars from yesteryear. 

Click here to find out more


The Wizard Express - August 1st, 15th, 16th & 22nd

Wands at the ready as you board our VIP Wizard Express for a magical journey along the enchanted Severn Valley to Wizard School - be sure to dress to impress!

Click here to find out more


Last Days of Steam - August 4th

We jointly commemorate the 50th anniversary of the final days of steam on British Railways with Kidderminster Railway Museum. 

Click here to find out more


Steam on the Road - August 11th & 12th

A weekend showcasing the very best of steam on the road, and steam on the rails!  

Click here to find out  more


On the Buses - September 2nd


All aboard for vintage buses at Bewdley!

Click here to find out more

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