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Telford Steam Railway

The Old Loco Shed Bridge Road | Horsehay, Telford TF4 2NF, England
+44 1952 503880
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Polar Express Train Ride - Absolute pure magic

Lived in Telford for 8 years and have never visited. Booked onto the Polar Express train ride with... read more

Reviewed yesterday
CharlyDowling
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Telford, United Kingdom
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Polar Express

Travelled with around 30 Girls (11-45yrs) to the Polar Express and all I can say is that it was... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
rosietiaa
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Kinver, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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The Old Loco Shed Bridge Road | Horsehay, Telford TF4 2NF, England
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+44 1952 503880
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lived in Telford for 8 years and have never visited. Booked onto the Polar Express train ride with the whole family including my 4 year old niece and 2 year old nephew. We really werent expecting it to be as magical as it was! Truly...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Travelled with around 30 Girls (11-45yrs) to the Polar Express and all I can say is that it was absolutely brilliant. From start to finish, I and the other girls loved every minute. The hot chocolate and cookies are lovely & the fact they came...More

Thank rosietiaa
Phil N, Public Relations Manager at Telford Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Rosietiaa! Thanks for the lovely review, you all certainly seemed to have had fun when we saw you getting off! Hope to see you all again soon! Phil

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow , what a magical trip on The Polar Express we had with our two grandchildren aged 4 and 9! From start to finish it is fantastic! The performers are amazing and quite clearly enjoy their job as it shows in the way they take...More

Thank Jean L
Phil N, Public Relations Manager at Telford Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Jean, Many thanks for your kind review! It's really good to hear when we get things right! Hope to see you all again soon! Phil

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I took our two children aged 9 and 5 on the Polar Express. The experience absolutely amazing and the kids are still buzzing (Not quite as much as the missus though). As we got to the park and ride a little early...More

2  Thank Paul S
Hannah B, Liaison Elf at Telford Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments. We’re glad you enjoyed it. Your suggestions will be passed on to our events team for next year, we appreciate the feedback.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Today we travelled on the Polar Express at Telford Steam Railway. To sum up the event - phenomenal! It was incredibly well organised with a friendly gent even letting us know where to stand on the platform, announcements throughout and great photo opportunities. The arrival...More

1  Thank Joanne T
Hannah B, Liaison Elf at Telford Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We’re so pleased you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the polar express today , and it has been a magical experience. The staff have been amazing and we can't wait to go again next year, thank you.

1  Thank Lara W
Hannah B, Liaison Elf at Telford Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind comments.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely magical well worth the money me and my wife took are daughter and the experience was out of this world we payed for premium seats and we got a cup and a cookie with a hot chocolate and are daughter got a bell from...More

Thank Mike B
Hannah B, Liaison Elf at Telford Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind comments. Our volunteers love to hear from our guests.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful experience of the polar express words cannot describe this experience I visited with a family member with special needs and they made a point of talking to her in sign , the staff on the train were so enthusiastic do not miss...More

Thank Anthony E
Phil N, Public Relations Manager at Telford Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Anthony, Many thanks for letting us know! It's reviews such as yours that make it all worth while! Many Thanks Phil

Reviewed 1 October 2017

I had come up to Telford on a visit to my sisters at her guest house, as this was the last day of there season, i went along with my 82 year old mother, sister and brother in law not interested, i knew from the...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 1 October 2017

There have been a few visits to this railway this year including their last running day of the season. This day was free - as in no charge to ride the train - so the money saved was spent in the shop and in the...More

1  Thank telfordtraveller2015
Phil N, Front Office Manager at Telford Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi again! Glad you enjoyed our hectic last day! See you very soon!

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Sam C
3 December 2017|
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Brilliant, how are they priced? Reasonable or expensive? Also do a lot of adults/parents wear pjs? Thank you
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Paul S
3 October 2017|
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Response from Mark H | Property representative |
Your on the train for approx 1 hour and we recommend around 30mins for the activities after.
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Paul S
3 October 2017|
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Response from Hannah B | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
You are on the train ride for around 1 hour.
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