STEAM - Museum of the Great Western Railway, Swindon

Full 'Steam' ahead for a great day out in Swindon

STEAM museum in Swindon  is an interactive, hands-on history of the people & locomotives who built & operated the Great Western Railway.
It is a great attraction to visit and has many historic steam engines and carriages, as well as a 50's platform and waiting room.
There is a regular programme of events with special activities during the summer holidays.
There is a great shop with railway memariobillia.
The Museum is great for group visits of all ages and also an idea for school trips with key stage topics  and sessions including - Victorian Discovery, Inside the Works – Life in the GWR Factory, ife in a Victorian New Town – The Railway comes to Swindon, Brunel and Stephenson – The Great Engineers
It is a must visit when you are in Wiltshire and is situated next to a very popular retail outlet centre.

Free Attraction

Partly - See Website

Wheelchair friendly

Yes

Address

  • Street Address: Kemble Drive
  • Postcode: SN2 2TA
  • City: Swindon
  • County: Wiltshire

Contact

  • Telephone: 01793 466646
  • E-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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