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Telford Steam Railway

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The Old Loco Shed Bridge Road | Horsehay, Telford TF4 2NF, England
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+44 1952 503880
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had really high expectations due to demand and reviews but can’t help feeling a little disappointed. We used the park and ride which was good to be ushered into a tented area, with a couple of stalls. I asked a young man who was a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jodie H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wow!! The polar express experience on the 5th December with two children (5&6years) this has to be best thing to do for a Christmas experience in the uk! It was difficult to get tickets and my wife had been trying for the last 2 years....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank turner_and_hooch
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What an experience from start to end fun packed and well organised. From the moment you step on the platform you enter the fantasy after watching a short extract of the movie along arrives the steam train just looking at kids faces you can see...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank simonhH9567IW
Hannah B, Elf at Telford Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review. We all Believe here at Telford Steam Railway!

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We all absolutely loved this experience, well organised and all the staff made it wonderful for children and adults alike, definitely the best Santa experience we have been on and the memories will stay with us for a lifetime- can’t recommend it enough, thank you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Stacey5778
Hannah B, Elf at Telford Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

It’s wonderful to hear you enjoyed yourselves. Thank you for your kind comments.

Reviewed 3 days ago

Having visited the Polar Express experience with our 2 year old grandson ,we have nothing but praise for the whole event.From the park and ride facility to the excitement of the journey we were immersed in the magical world from the start.An excellent visit and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Madfor123
Hannah B, Elf at Telford Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. It’s great to hear people have enjoyed themselves.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely magical! We had a fantastic time and our 8 year old was delighted. Highly recommended for all ages

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank FlossyParr
Hannah B, Elf at Telford Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We’re so pleased you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a fantastic experience. Worth every single penny! From start to finish we absolutely loved it. Fantastic entertainment, well organised, lots to see and do after the train. The staff on the train were brilliant, so entertaining and interactive. Would 100% recommend. My kids asked...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Lis_Lashes
Hannah B, Elf at Telford Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. It’s great to hear you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What an enchanting trip aboard the Polar Express. We took our son aged 5 and daughter aged 6 and they almost got left behind after refusing to leave the P.E. On arrival you’re welcomed by a huge lit up sign at the food and drinks...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Annieproffit2912
Hannah B, Elf at Telford Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Of course Santa is real! We’re pleased you Believe too. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No wonder the website crashed when tickets went on sale and sold out immediately. From the minute you arrive, the organisation and magic is absolutely wonderful! The production is incredible. We stepped into the world of Polar Express. It’s magical for all ages. We took...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank jojolapa2017
Hannah B, Elf at Telford Steam Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Wow, thank you for your lovely comments. Our volunteers and staff work hard to make it happen so it’s wonderful to hear it was truly appreciated. #Believe

Reviewed 3 October 2018

having lived in telford all my life i have never ventured on the Telford steam railway. so one sunday afternoon thought what the hell. what a wonderful surprise, although the track isnt very long it was most enjoyable trip. Only £6 to take a return...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank N21FNmikej
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rosemaryroberts47
8 December 2018|
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Response from Hannah B | Property representative |
We plan to release 2019 tickets in the spring. This year we sold out in April. We won’t be announcing when they go on sale, so please check our website regularly.
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angela r
2 December 2018|
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Response from vcollier | Reviewed this property |
Hey 😊 the cafe offers the traditional snacks and cake subject to availability along with drinks. There is also a small gift shop with a variety of items to purchase if you wish 😊
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laurayates42
9 November 2018|
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Response from Hannah B | Property representative |
Everyone receives the bell as the first gift of Christmas. There are no extra presents.
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