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Great place

Nice place to visit, reasonably priced, lovely old steam trains, my son loves visiting here. Decent... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
tim w
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Walsall, United Kingdom
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Great place to see if you like old locomotives and old train station great 1940 s cafe there is... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
Brian C
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Walsall, United Kingdom
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The Chasewater Railway operates heritage steam and diesel trains on Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays throughout the year, most Saturdays Easter to October and certain weekdays throughout the summer. The Railway is rapidly gaining recognition as one...more
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Brownhills West Station | Pool Lane, Brownhills, Walsall WS8 7NL, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to visit, reasonably priced, lovely old steam trains, my son loves visiting here. Decent car park too.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tim w
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Great place to see if you like old locomotives and old train station great 1940 s cafe there is also a great lake we're you can feed the wild fowl

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Brian C
Reviewed January 15, 2019

visited many times down the years, even the original preserved line in the 70's and 80's. have a close relative working in the museum.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank rogerlent
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

We booked the Santa Experience for the 22nd of December 2018. Everything was great and well worth the money we paid for the tickets. The Children loved the ride on the train and seeing Santa. Santa took time to meet each family and interact with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Cjgf
Reviewed January 4, 2019

This small railway values all the people who visit and those who help out for free as it is costly to run an enterprise like this, interesting place.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank andy e e
Reviewed December 15, 2018

My daughters really enjoyed this day out! Started off very good with festive welcome and mince pies! good organisation and a good length of time for 2 under 5 year old's! Excellent presents and well organised with children's name/suitable age presents for them. Only recommendation...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank becky S
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Really fantastic, comfortable father Christmas experience. We arrived at 3.10pm for the 3.30 train. Little queuing, large carriages with plenty of space for all. Father Christmas spent the best part of the hour wandering up and down; meeting the children, engaging the adults, giving out...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ragglecarter
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

We visited as a family of 5 adults and two children. Booking our tickets online was easy and we didn't queue to get on the train. All of the staff were very friendly and helpful. We had plenty of room in the warm carriage and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank fionaa466
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Check timetables for operating days. Interesting little shops dotted around the site. Look out for deer on the journey. Interesting from industrial heritage point of view

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank David A
Reviewed October 27, 2018

What a fantastic effort they made. The tea room was lovely and warm, thanks to a real coal fire. The train was done up with cobwebs, spiders etc it was full of atmosphere and with the adults and children in costume it was great. But...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pauline H
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brenda b
August 14, 2018|
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Response from brian m | Reviewed this property |
From time to time there are various SPECIAL EVENTS...... best way to get information is to log onto CHASEWATER RAILWAY....everything you need to know is there This is NOT a BIG railway like 7 Valley , Great Central , North... More
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Frank W
December 30, 2017|
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Response from SIMPOP | Reviewed this property |
Adult £6.50 pp. Concession £5.50. Child over 3yrs £3.50. The railway website will give you full details of special events and prices.
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Class3711
September 3, 2015|
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Response from Leanne B | Reviewed this property |
I think they are open during school holidays during the week but normally there main open hours are weekends as far as I no but you can definitely walk around and view the engines at weekends there's a little coffee shop... More
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