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Col.Stephens Railway Museum

Station Road | The John Miller Building, Tenterden Town Station, Tenterden TN30 6HE, England
+44 1580 765155
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Excellent Museum

We visited after a ride on the K&es railway. great visit. It is a museum full of items to do with... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Trevor V
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Brentwood, United Kingdom
Brilliant!

Paid a visit here as part of a trip to the K&ESR. Its a very small very charming museum; very nice... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
ChrisB090
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UK
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Station Road | The John Miller Building, Tenterden Town Station, Tenterden TN30 6HE, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited after a ride on the K&es railway. great visit. It is a museum full of items to do with the railways of Colonel Stephens. Well worth a visit.

Thank Trevor V
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Paid a visit here as part of a trip to the K&ESR. Its a very small very charming museum; very nice staff and great exhibits. Not to be missed.

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

We have visited the Kent & East Sussex Railway on a number of occasions through the years with the most recent being for a cream tea on the train. The railway operates out of Tenterden (though there are other stations on the line), which is...More

Thank Stewart C
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

If you want to do an awful lot of reading, to me it was only interesting but to serious train enthusiasts I am sure it would be brilliant. It’s lay out and displays are excellent.

Thank ElfManor
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

After travelling on the K&ES Railway do go to the museum. It shows how Colonel Stephens developed his ideas for cheap, easy to build railways. There is a mock up of his study, his Army tent, booking office, artefacts and the restored "Gazelle". Ideal for...More

Thank LMO14
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

This is a small free museum next to Tenterden Railway station on the Kent and East Sussex Railway. It is well worth a visit as it is full of very interesting items and gives further information on the life and times of Col. Stephens who...More

Thank Christopher S
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

Small museum packed with bygones and interesting snippets of information about one mans journey and his association with the trains.

Thank Pops84
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

This little museum is a nice place to combine with the railway. Free and interesting enough for all the family.

Thank Hanneke-familie
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

A step back in time with exhibits from various old stations particularly those in North Devon where my husband worked in the sixties. Also military memorabilia from Colonel Stephen's career

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Reviewed 9 June 2017

Having previously visited the East Kent Railway I was aware of Colonel Stephens however I did not realise how many railways he constructed. The museum gives you an insight into the life of this engineer as well as displays about the railways themselves including maps,...More

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