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Helston Railway

Trevarno Farm, Prospidnick, Helston TR13 0RY, England
+44 1736 752036
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Longer journey, still good cafe

Reurn visit after one year, and you can now get off the train at the newly restored Halt (which is... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Gus-Glasgow
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
A labour of love

This railway is run by a totally dedicated bunch of train enthusiasts. They are so proud of their... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hampshireraveller
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Emsworth, United Kingdom
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Trevarno Farm, Prospidnick, Helston TR13 0RY, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Reurn visit after one year, and you can now get off the train at the newly restored Halt (which is still work in progress). Staff were friendly and helpful, especially in the shop. Once again enjoyed excellent bacon rolls, tea and cake in the cafe...More

Thank Gus-Glasgow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This railway is run by a totally dedicated bunch of train enthusiasts. They are so proud of their project and this enthusiasm is infectious. Everyone we met was so welcoming and helpful. The ride through the countryside was very enjoyable and when we returned to...More

Thank Hampshireraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chilli start but had a good hot cup of tea in the buffet car very pleasant and clean well worth a visit the volunteers do a great job

Thank caroleharrison28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very interesting railway very friendly staff and loads of parking. It is only a short line at the moment but a very enjoyable trip in a guards van. Worth a visit especially with young children

Thank Brian Leslie B
Reviewed 5 May 2017

My two small boys loved this journey. Not too long and brilliant engaging staff. Some work being done to platforms etc but didn't spoil our visit. Wasn't a long visit but enjoyable, would do again.

Thank SGWwilkinson
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Stumbled across an advert for Santa at Helston Railway by chance and so glad I did. Superb volunteers made our trip a day to remember both during the visit with the Big Man In Red and his helpers and the subsequent train ride where the...More

Thank SuzieW1
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great afternoon trip out , they have a great dining car which stays on site , great food really cosy , nice in general . The train trip is a brake van and a small diesel shunter type train going a short distance then coming...More

Thank ItsaWillow
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We have just returned from our annual family visit to see Santa at Helston Railway. Father Christmas was magical, excellent with children of all ages and the gifts were perfect. Topped off with a trip in the guards van, spectacular views outside and warmed by...More

1  Thank kassie m
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This railway is steadily making progress to restore a significant section of the old Helston branch, which has been closed for over 50 years. There is much enthusiasm, and you could see that the kids on half term were having a good time. At £7...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 29 October 2016

This was a great little trip out. The stretch of track the train goes along is not long (yet) but it's good fun. My 5 year old got to wave the flags and apply the brake too, and they are hoping to extend the track...More

Thank asparaguspea
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