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The Engine House Station Road | Severn Valley Railway, Highley, England
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A mini-York Museum

We broke our journey on the Severn Valley Railway at Highley to stop off at The Engine House at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ann C
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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
engine house Highley

you can go in free if you buy an all day rover ticket on the SVR,very nicely laid out ,with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Daz S
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The Engine House Station Road | Severn Valley Railway, Highley, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We broke our journey on the Severn Valley Railway at Highley to stop off at The Engine House at Highley. What a wonderful experience; plenty of gleaming engines of all ages to look at, and the Royal Carriage used by King George VI, plus a...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

you can go in free if you buy an all day rover ticket on the SVR,very nicely laid out ,with activities for the younger ones,lots of things to see including the royal mail sorting carriage,nice gift shop,although like many gift shops i found it a...More

Thank Daz S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum is so well worth a vist and so interesting. Although quite small there is plenty to see and do and it is easy to visit the surrounding countryside and the Severn Valley Railway and the River Severn from ten Engine House. Took my...More

Thank RDAW
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Have visited the railway a number of times, but this was my first visit to the Engine House. I was very impressed and wished I had allowed more time for my visit. Uncluttered and clean and tidy - quite unusual for this type of attraction!...More

1  Thank DevaBob
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This was a lovely railway museum, well laid out, informative, tidy, clean (!) and with some great exhibits. As the wife of a train enthusiast I have visited a number of railway museums over the years and this one, whilst not being the biggest, is...More

Thank Hooligan-59
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Have visited the Engine House several times and find it well worth the time in looking at the locomotives and other items of rolling stock on display. There are 'temporary' exhibitions also, the current one displaying "Railway Art - Posters" brings back many memories. The...More

Thank mjp5
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Well worth a visit. Lovely to see the beautiful old steam engines restored to their former glory. The Royal coach was great. So many dedicated volunteers who really get involved in what they do.

Thank linda2236
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We visited at the weekend & found the whole place to be fascinating & very informative. If you are at all interested in the history of steam & trains in general, this is the place to visit. Entry fee was very competitve although ours was...More

Thank 535jackiek
Reviewed 1 November 2016

There is a variety of Locomotives on display here which you can inspect plus there is plenty of information regarding there origin and use.

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We visited here during half term after stopping at Highley station to watch some steam trains with my daughter and nephew. What a great little museum! I was really impressed with the activities and the trains on display. As my parents live in Highley we...More

Thank cazadams2014
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