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Middleton Railway

The Station | Moor Road, Hunslet, Leeds LS10 2JQ, England
+44 113 271 0320
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An excellent place to visit

Coming from the North East, I should start by saying that Tanfield had been running for at least 25... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
John C
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Newcastle
History, friendly, welcoming and value for money, essential

It was my first time to Middleton Railway and I was in for a shock when I arrived as I did not... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mark_Banks25
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
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“santa train” (7 reviews)
“steam engine” (6 reviews)
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The Station | Moor Road, Hunslet, Leeds LS10 2JQ, England
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+44 113 271 0320
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Coming from the North East, I should start by saying that Tanfield had been running for at least 25 years by the time the Middleton opened :-). However, this is still a place of great historical interest which is clearly in very safe hands and...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was my first time to Middleton Railway and I was in for a shock when I arrived as I did not expect it to be this good. My partner took me here as a surprise and boy it was exactly that. Arriving at the...More

Thank Mark_Banks25
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We held our son's 3rd Birthday here last Saturday and it was amazing 🤗 He and his friends loved every minute of it and they were all so excited!! It was non stop fun and the train carriage was perfect - we had plenty of...More

Thank Catherine G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my two year old who is obsessed with trains and he loved it, I highly recommend it. Unfortunately the journey doesn't take very long but it has a little museum attached.

Thank star281
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Visited here with my partner, her teenage son and sister, very pleasant staff and atmosphere, it help that the weather was very sunny and warm, watching the drivers and helpers get the engine ready for the short journey was a real step back in time...More

Thank Lostcross
Reviewed 13 May 2017

This Middleton Steam railway line runs past where our house used to be (which is now demolished). There is a large train museum inside the station which you can browse and also climb into the cabs of some of them. So it's very nostalgic for...More

Thank JuneBug1939
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We visited on a sunny Spring Sunday to take a steam train for a short journey. USPs here are: steam trains on Sundays, decent museum, proximity to Leeds city centre, and ability to combine with a walk through the bluebells in the surprisingly pretty Middleton...More

Thank stonerose5
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

I travelled from Manchester not expecting much. Was surprised. Coaches though basic on newly made wooden seats was clean and comfortable. I think they have ramp for disabled but as all heritage railways if you are on sticks or with pram can be done but...More

Thank tellitasitiz
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We took our 2 year old son for a trip out when his sister was away. He (& Daddy) are train mad & he was in his element! Its a lovely little railway, clean, tidy & fun to go to! Especially being able to get...More

Thank EmWyard
Reviewed 16 January 2017

The venue hosted a Steampunk Market and fabulous combination! The rolling stock and static displays are both interesting and informative . A steam train ride a bonus.

Thank julian s
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lisawilkinson60
25 April 2017|
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Response from richardandkids | Reviewed this property |
There is a small car park and it's free. Anytime you should be fine to fit in there except for the santa train times in December.
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Charles B
5 April 2016|
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Response from Robert T |
It is open from the end of March till New years day, then it is closed for winter maintenance. Although it December it runs Santa Specials.
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