Didcot Railway Centre
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Didcot Railway Centre
Home of the Great Western Society
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Didcot Railway Centre, Oxfordshire OX11 7NJ
Tel: 01235 817200
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Construction work has begun on our building which will house the 1960s signalling panel from Swindon as part of an interactive display illustrating the history of the train 'Control Centre', on GWR territory - from Railway Policeman to the Thames Valley Signalling Centre.

On the weekend of 18/19 October, the Great Western Society’s Steam Railmotor No. 93 ran on the Brentford Branch in association with First Great Western.

On Saturday 18 October between 11:30 and 12:15 Didcot Railway Centre will be running a Little Engineers Pre-School Workshop ... entitled 'How Things Move'.

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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 now open at weekends and also during the week commencing Monday 27 October.

Next Running Days

To see all the events and open days for 2014 have a look at the 2014 Calendar. You can also check which locomotives are scheduled to be in steam using the Locomotive Roster.


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We are an Accredited Museum
We are a Beuatiful South awards for excellence 2013-14 Finalist
Recreating the golden age of the Great Western Railway