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Air-conditioned which was welcome on the hot day visited. They have presented their locos and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SilverNomad04
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Rugeley, United Kingdom
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The Engine House, Highley

This place is well worth a visit, ideal for families. Very clean facilities and the restaurant is... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Stephen M
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Cowes, United Kingdom
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The Engine House Station Road | Severn Valley Railway, Highley, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Air-conditioned which was welcome on the hot day visited. They have presented their locos and carriages etc very well indeed with easy access to all. Their other displays including short videos and photographic stories tell all about the area and the use of the railway...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place is well worth a visit, ideal for families. Very clean facilities and the restaurant is great with a god variety of hot & cold food along with indoor seating and covered terrace. Staff are all really nice and very helpful. We had a...More

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We really enjoy visiting the engine house, we like looking at the trains and reading about the exhibits. My son loves the royal mail carriage and sorting the mail, the playground area is also good and there is lots of room for picnics. Entry is...More

1  Thank Katie W
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

I went here when traveling on the Severn Valley Railway and got in free with my train ticket. If you manage to get there without catching the train you will have to pay, cant remember how much but I think it’s about £6.50, much better...More

2  Thank clokedavid
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Good value, great way to spend a couple of hours, cafe could be better, gift shop good, I will definitely go back.

1  Thank CandTR
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We spent a wet day on the Severn Valley Railway and called in at the Engine House to quickly view the exhibits and have a light lunch. Exhibits were very good, although at least one information board was against the wrong exhibit. Loved the display...More

Thank Selhurst300
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing place for Rail enthusiasts and even boasts the Royal Carriage! A must visit for young and old.

Thank Philip B
Reviewed 7 November 2017

If your'e a railway enthusiast this is a good place to visit (after you've travelled on the Severn valley railway).there is just enough to see and do to pass a pleasant couple of hours away.

Thank Geoff O
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We stopped off for an hour or so when using a freedom of the line day ticket. Entrance using this ticket is free. It's a modern building which is centred around two tracks of steam trains and carriages. It's clean, warm and welcoming with informative...More

Thank 14darrelljm
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We came here as part of a Severn Valley Railway ticket. Highley is lovely with a great playground for little ones and things to do inside if the weather isn't great to keep them occupied. We spent around 1 hour here and would definitely recommend...More

1  Thank CazzaWestMids
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