Didcot Railway Centre, Oxfordshire OX11 7NJ
Tel: 01235 817200
The Star Tugs will be visiting Didcot again in June. We're expecting a large display with one or two bits not seen in public before.
BBC Four will be screening a live show over three evenings in July, hosted by broadcaster Peter Snow and mathematician Dr Hannah Fry, from their base at Didcot Railway Centre where they will provide a commentary on passing trains.
The Didcot Railway Centre Transport Rally on Sunday 5 June 2016 will now be held in the Foxhall Road Car Park.
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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.
The Railway Centre is open daily until 11 September 2016, other than 11-13 July inclusive when it will be closed for filming to take place.
Next Running Days
To see all the events and open days for 2016 have a look at the 2016 Calendar. You can also check which locomotives are scheduled to be in steam using the Locomotive Roster.
Our 2016 Programme Leaflet, detailing all events and running days, is available to download - (2Mb .pdf file).
Sun 10 July — Teddy Bears' Picnic and Family Funday
Steam and Diesel Trains in Operation
Teddy Bear displays
Hurricane Fly-Past (Weather permitting!)
Chipper the Squirrel and Teddy Crump
Children’s Activities, including Crafts, Story Reading and Competitions