Railway at War - VE Day

Join the VE Day celebrations at the railway over the Bank Holiday weekend

VE Day


Sunday 24 May - Monday 25 May

Visitor Information


11am - 4pm

Heritage train rides: 11.30am, 12.30pm, 2pm & 3pm

Free entry to museum, charges apply for train rides.

Donations welcome.


Let us transport you back in time with the sights, sounds and smells of the Forties. Join re-enactors from Spirit of the Homefront in celebrating VE Day and the end of WW2. 

Take a trip down memory lane - get 'in the mood' and come dressed up in the styles of the day. 

Relax with great live music and refreshment from the Waggonway Tea Room.

Heritage train rides available on both days.