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Great little piece of history

This was the venue for a family party, and a great one. We were all given a ride on the train... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Christine O
Swindon, United Kingdom
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I really enjoyed visiting Middleton Railway. The museum was a revelation and the actual train was... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Katherine G
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The Station | Moor Road, Hunslet, Leeds LS10 2JQ, England
+44 113 271 0320
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the venue for a family party, and a great one. We were all given a ride on the train , which is a short ride but has lots of character. The engine shed had fantastic displays and information, which was very unexpected for...More

Thank Christine O
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I really enjoyed visiting Middleton Railway. The museum was a revelation and the actual train was quaint and fun.

Thank Katherine G
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Nice little railway with well turned out coaches. Was fun to stand on the balcony and wstch the views of Leeds. If you take the opportunity to explore the park at the other end is a good half day out; otherwise would be a very...More

1  Thank NickPeterMul
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

I first visited this lovely railway museum when my children were very young and spent many weekends enjoying trips on the engines and also special occasions here. Over the years it has improved yet kept the lovely traditions that everyone loves. Today my youngest child...More

Thank Lynda T
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent value for money, my children loved the little train journey. There is a park you can stop off at too. Really lovely day, take a picnic 👍

Thank claire20161
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Absolutely lovely! Great value, lovely volunteers working there and fab little cafe to start. Lovely little train ride with a jolly santa and good quality gifts. Will be back next year!

Thank helenh13Leeds
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Just taken my two nephews on the Santa special.. The boys are 8 and 2. I was very impressed by the organisation and friendliness of the staff. The museum was good and the kids loved the train ride. Mr Santa was lovely and the boys...More

4  Thank alyowl
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Choo choo's Things to move trains to ride, and a model train set to see zoom by. Support your local.

Thank NotsuCow
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Took the boy here as he is train mad, was very impressed, the museum is good and the train is ride is good, the train stops in the local park, there is a cafe in the park but it's a bit of walk up a...More

Thank TheUrbanWarrior
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Visited here for the first recently, and was not disappointed. As the world's oldest operating railway, the Middleton Railway showcases Leed's contribution to Britain's railway heritage in its museum with examples of locomotives built in the Leeds area, as well as a one-mile track running...More

1  Thank Sam H
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25 April 2017|
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Response from richardandkids | Reviewed this property |
There is a small car park and it's free. Anytime you should be fine to fit in there except for the santa train times in December.
Charles B
5 April 2016|
Response from Robert T |
It is open from the end of March till New years day, then it is closed for winter maintenance. Although it December it runs Santa Specials.