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Summerfields Miniature Railways

Summerfield Barns, High Road | Haynes, Bedford MK45 3BH, England
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A fun visit

Lovely railway here since 1993, home to Bedford Model Engineering Society (BMES), which has just... read more

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sportybirmingham
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Great time

Ran by railway enthusiasts this is really a fun activity with kids... set in a lovely... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
MmeGoose
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Summerfield Barns, High Road | Haynes, Bedford MK45 3BH, England
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Reviewed today

Lovely railway here since 1993, home to Bedford Model Engineering Society (BMES), which has just over a hundred members. A weekly wood carver groups meets up here every Fri in the station buffet rooms, £10 a session. Some lovely objects made by the members are...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Ran by railway enthusiasts this is really a fun activity with kids... set in a lovely countryside... they have three different train rides, snack hut, plenty of parking...and not expensive... we all had a great time!

1  Thank MmeGoose
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

I visited here with my 2 year old son. He loved it & we all enjoyed it. It's £2 for the main train & then £1 if you want to ride one of the smaller ones which we did as well. The tea-shop is a...More

1  Thank Michelle L
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

Our 2 year old Grandson loved his day out at this railway. Superb friendly and very helpful people running this railway and café.

Thank L W
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

Lovely miniature railway ,friendly people running it ,a great way to spend an afternoon running on the railway and having a picnic, well woŕth a visit for young and old .

Thank K S
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Reviewed 1 June 2017

We visited over the Bank holiday, when lost of trains were running. As always, a very pleasant experience. The staff are helpful, the ride is entertaining and, moreover, we won prizes at the Keech hospice stall! What was not to like?

Thank HJPinBeds
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Visited on a running day last September. Lots of different trains to ride two different size gauge. Also inexpensive and nice cafe in clubhouse. It was a great detour while traveling home. Recommended but check running as only opens to public odd Sundays and some...More

Thank Ian B
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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Hi guys ,just a quick one. This mini railway is definitely worth a visit with your children. Its not going to take hours to go round,may be 10 minutes but its great fun and in nice weather even better. Ive been there 4 times now...More

Thank Steven P
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

Wonderful day out for children and adults of all ages. The station setting is very tidy, main train line is a good ride, some of the trains go at quite a pace. There are smaller trains at the other end of the site to add...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

This is model engineers club that has a ride on train line and a cafe attached. It's free to get in and £2 or £1 for a train ride depending on which train which is amazing value. The cafe which is a bit like a...More

2  Thank filmlocationhound
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Sylvia11092014
16 March 2018|
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Response from Brian W | Property representative |
Hello, I am sorry but we are not open yet for 2018. Our season starts April 1st. Please see the EVENTS page of our website for a full list of public open days.
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