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Severn Valley Railway

Opens in 19 min: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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What a step back in time

Beautifully clean train and every station was kept to an impeccable standard, really felt like we... read more

Reviewed yesterday
ShirleyA98
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We went on Severn Valley railway as part of two day holiday and it was lovely to go back in the... read more

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clarksonfamily45
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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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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Number One 1 Comberton Place, Kidderminster DY10 1QR, England
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+44 1562 757900
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautifully clean train and every station was kept to an impeccable standard, really felt like we had stepped back in time

Thank ShirleyA98
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went on Severn Valley railway as part of two day holiday and it was lovely to go back in the days of of the wonder of steam and take a ride on the Septon Steam train

Thank clarksonfamily45
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Omg had an amazing time absolutely loved it was great to travel on trains from the pass the staff was very friendly and always smiled and helpful will definitely go back again

Thank tracyspence67
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Whether young or old it is a great attraction for everybody. It can bring back memories for grandad and wishes for kids

Thank Japper2
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a delightful railway streching from Kidderminster to Bridgenorth. Would recommend a day rover ticket so that you can visit places along the route. Would recommend getting of at Bewdley and spending time exploring the village on the banks of the river severn, perhaps...More

1  Thank robertonions56
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Like going back in time! Great station at Kidderminster with loads of old fashioned posters, shops and memorabilia. The guards and conductors were really chatty and welcoming and told us lots of things about the trains and they have a genuine enthusiasm that is really...More

1  Thank TheMrH2012
Reviewed 4 days ago

The SVR is rated one of Britain's premier heritage railways, and this first visit, on a sunny albeit breezy late summer day, did not disappoint. We opted for a Freedom of the Line ticket (at £42 for two adults, fairly steep), allowing us to make...More

1  Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Steam train departed from Kidderminster on time - an experience in itself!! As it was during the school holidays the train was full but everyone managed to get a seat I think. You book your ticket to any of the stations on route but...More

Thank 31CMD
Reviewed 6 days ago

A special treat for my birthday given by my daughter. Sunday lunch was very good, dessert was delicious. Waiters and waitresses were excellent. On arrival we were asked if we would be visiting Highley which we did. Confusion at Bridgnorth as no-one was sure if...More

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is just the sweetest railway created with love and the effort they make is perfect. The trains are all authentic and the locos all saved and restored by volunteers. There’s an excellent real ale pubs full of old eccentrics but the whole thing is...More

Thank jane_m_kelleher
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cioz2bunny
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Response from DaveBAmersham | Reviewed this property |
I think you need to get out more !!
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Elsie G
28 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.
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