Every Saturday & Sunday from 10 December – 26 February 2017
(excludes Christmas Eve & Christmas Day)
Bring the family along to the Trainworks Rail Museum this Summer and explore our huge collection of trains and treasures!
Railmotor rides – FREE with Museum entry
Enjoy a 45-minute ride along the Thirlmere Heritage Railway aboard our historic railmotor from Thirlmere to Buxton and return (FREE with Museum entry).
Departs Thirlmere Station: 11am, 12pm, 1.15pm, 2.15pm
Please note the railmotor is subject to seating availability at time of departure.
Learn more about our historic railmotor built in 1926
- December: 17, 18, 31
- January: 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29
- February: 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26
Cardboard box locos – FREE with Museum entry
Back by popular demand! Imagination and a handy grown-up is all you need to transform a plain cardboard box into a train-tastic loco costume. Choo-choose your wheels, tender, funnel, builders plates and buffers, attach some shoulder straps and your cardboard loco is ready to chuff home. Toot toot!
The Trainworks Café will be operating from 10am – 2pm every Saturday & Sunday (commencing from Saturday 10 December), serving sandwiches, wraps, pastries, salads, coffee, milkshakes and more!
Museum entry pricing
- Adult - $19
- Concession - $16
- Child - $11
- Family - $57
- THNSW Member - FREE