On Days we are in Steam
Ticket Office: 10am - 3.30pm.
Shop: 10am - 4.30pm.
Whistlestop Café: 10am - 3.30pm.
On days we are not in Steam (March – December)
Office & Shop: Tuesday – Friday, 10.30am - 3.30pm.
Whistlestop Café: Closed.
Christmas & New Year
The whole of the Railway will be closed. 25th December-2nd January 2019
January & February
Office & Shop: Tuesday - Friday, 10.30am - 3.30pm.
Office Telephone Lines: Tuesday - Thursday, 10.30am - 12pm.
Whistlstop Café: Closed.

Signal Box Opening Times 2019

  • March 16th, 23rd & 24th
  • April 19th, 20th, 21st and 22nd
  • May 6th, 27th & 29th
  • June 12th, 19th & 26th
  • July 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th & 31st
  • August 7th, 10th, 14th, 21st, 24th, 25th, 26th & 28th
  • September 4th, 11th, 18th, 21st & 25th 
  • October 2nd, 26th, 27th & 30th

Please note all dates subject to availability

Every effort will be made to open the Signal Box for tours according to the timetable but unforeseen circumstances may entail alteration or cancellation. The East Somerset Railway reserves the right to change the Signal Box opening times without prior notice.

David Goulty
Lizzie Roberts

Miniature Railway running times 2019

  • March 23rd, 24th
  • April 19th, 20th, 21st , 22nd & 24th
  • May 5th, 6th, 25th, 26th, 27th & 29th
  • June 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th & 29th
  • July 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th & 31st
  • August 7th, 10th, 14th, 21st, 24th, 25th, 26th & 28th
  • September 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th
  • October 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 26th, 27th & 30th

£1 fare, payable at the Miniature Railway on the day.

We apologise but if it is raining or bad weather, the Miniature Railway might not be running.

Please note all dates subject to availability.