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Severn Valley Railway

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Severn Valley Railway
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“severn valley”(162 reviews)
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The Severn Valley Railway offers a fantastic heritage steam and diesel service between Kidderminster, Worcestershire and Bridgnorth Shropshire. We operate over 200 days a year and offer a perfect day out that includes a superb visitor centre at...more
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Number One 1 Comberton Place, Kidderminster DY10 1QR, England
+44 1562 757900
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is one of the iconic places to visit in the Midlands, and obviously people travel distances to see and travel on one of the largest privately run heritage railways in the country, with 16 miles of track running from Bridgnorth to Kidderminster, both steam...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I'd heard so many good things about this - and I really wanted to love it - but unfortunately I was ultimately disappointed. I'm clearly in the minority as reviews are excellent but the event cost us £80 for a family of four and although...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LJP7
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you love a great afternoon tea and steam trains this will be a hit with you. A very generous and delicious afternoon tea served with all the festive trimmings, a beautifully restored dining carriage pulled by a chuffing steam engine through lovely scenery, and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lormesher
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to visit, most days they have steam trains in and out and at weekends there is a lot of action train wise. So near to Bridgnorth shops and cafe bars etc. The place is steeped in history and a walk from the station...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Frederic J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lived in Kidderminster for a number of years now and went on the Santa Special on Sunday, 9th December 2018 for the first time. Our 2 year old grandson was with us, along with my daughter and son in law. What a fantastic experience, the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's been a few years since we did the Santa Special. We now have another 2 year old grandhild so, off we went again. It was fantastic and very well organised. The Santa at Arley was very good. He even remembered my husband who had...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great day out loved the engine house great value compared to other steam trusts would highly recommend.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Paul S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on the Santa express today. There was 9 adults and 4 children. My mum and mother in law have to use wheelchairs. The staff were amazing and so helpful.they made sure we were sat together and helped her to get the wheelchairs on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ginnette B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have just returned from a trip to see Santa in Arley on the Santa express. I visited with my wife, three year old and my elderly parents - (My mother is blind and has a guide dog, and my father has to use a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Chris W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kidderminster Station is beautifully decorated and very festive. The staff on the platform and station are in the main friendly and welcoming. Good organisation to get you your family and buggy on board. Lovely train ride to the grotto at Arley. Hot Chestnuts and cocoa...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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13 August 2018|
Response from Peter A | Reviewed this property |
As the railway was built originally in the late 1850's as a branch line all stations were built to the rules of the day where disability was not thought of by the builders, all stations were built just for use of normal... More
12 August 2018|
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Response from DaveBAmersham | Reviewed this property |
I think you need to get out more !!
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27 July 2018|
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Response from margaret p | Reviewed this property |
Having lived within two miles of this attraction I have never been. Public transport on Sundays is very scant but this is all I am able to tell you.