Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

Buckinghamshire Railway Centre
Quainton Road Station
HP22 4BY






General enquiries, weekdays (9.30 > 16.30)

01296 655720

Talking timetable

01296 655450


01296 655720

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Founded in 1969 by the London Railway Preservation Society, the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre is one of the leading steam museums in the country; covering 25 acres, the collection of steam locomotives and other railway vehicles is one of the largest outside the National Railway Museum. The Visitor Centre in the relocated,restored Oxford Rewley Road Station. Large museum with modern showcases for smaller relics, two restoration sheds, 1-km.Miniature Railway. Free parking, Excellent Disabled Access.

Venue Type:

Museum, Transport heritage site

Opening hours

Easter to end of October
Wed and Sat static viewing, limited refreshment facilities.
Sun 10.30 - 17.30, last entries 16.30
Other Days restricted viewing, ring for details on the day
Steam Trains and full facilities Sun, Bank Holiday Mon, and Wed in school holidays
Refular "Thomas" events, Santa Specials weekends in December

closed 8th to 16th March and 19th April 2008

Admission charges

Check web site for price details. Varies according to events and attractions.

Additional info

Visitor Centre and Venue available for Hire. Pullman coach equipped with full digital audio visual facilities.
New library and research facilities open by appointment.

Collection details

Archaeology, Archives, Costume and Textiles, Land Transport, Social History