East Anglian Railway Museum

Day Out With Thomas

Thomas the Tank Engine and his Friends will be here over the August Bank Holiday weekend offering unlimited rides on at least four character trains. Thomas of course, Daisy, Toby and Henrietta, the Troublesome Trucks with Toad will all be here. Our miniature railway will also be running at least two trains all day (subject to weather).

The Fat Controller will be welcoming you and your family plus you can join him for Storytelling time and interactive re-enactments with Thomas and other characters throughout the day.

The Imagination Station offers a wide range of children‘s activities, from Circus Skills, Punch & Judy, Colouring Competition, engine outline rubbing, playtables with plasticine, temporary Thomas tattoos, reading books and much more.

A real family day out, voted a hit by our visitors as a great time for young and old.

Opening Times

We open at 10.00am, with trains running from 10:30 to 4.30pm.

Event Timetable

Our trains run all day long with no fixed timetable and you can have as many rides as you like, whenever you like.

We run activities throughout the day, including puppet shows, storytelling and interactive enactments.


On the door ticket prices are as follows:

Adult: £14
Child (2-15): £10

Children under two are free.

Tickets can be bought online up until the day before the event for a £1.50 discount per ticket.

Click here to buy tickets online

Admission prices include rides on the trains and all other activities.

For information on ticket discounts and other offers please contact the museum, either using the web form or by calling us on 01206 242524.

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