Didcot Railway Centre
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Didcot Railway Centre
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Didcot Railway Centre, Oxfordshire OX11 7NJ
Tel: 01235 817200
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Thomas the Tank Engine and Didcot Railway Centre will feature on Songs of Praise on Sunday 18 October.

The weekend of 26-27 September sees Didcot Railway Centre, join with many other heritage railways in an event called ‘Railways on the Air’, using the call sign GB0DRC.

The project to build a new 4-6-0 County class locomotive - 1014 ‘County of Glamorgan’ took a big step forward on Thursday 20 August with the return of the frames from Tyseley Locomotive Works.

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Welcome to Didcot Railway Centre

See our unique collection of Great Western Railway steam engines, coaches, wagons, buildings and small relics; and a recreation of Brunel's broad gauge railway. Join us in our rural setting based around the original 1930s engine shed.

Great Western Trust Museum
The museum is closed for refurbishment at present and will re-open on February 13 2016.
The rest of the Railway Centre remains open as normal.

The Railway Centre is now open at weekends.

Next Running Days

To see all the events and open days for 2015 have a look at the 2015 Calendar. You can also check which locomotives are scheduled to be in steam using the Locomotive Roster.



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Recreating the golden age of the Great Western Railway