Opening Times


The Engine House is open and steaming on the first Sunday of each month.


Steaming Days

First Sunday of the month (except January for boiler inspection)
  • 11:00am - 4.00pm

Non Steaming Days 

These are volunteer working days, for the restoration and maintenance of exhibits. 

You are welcome to visit on non-steaming days when the Engine House is manned.
For non steaming days admission is free but donations are welcome.
  • 11:00am - 3:00pm Tuesdays and Sundays
  • 12:00am - 3:00pm Saturdays (day before steaming)

Admission on Steaming Days

  • £5.00 Adults 
  • Free admission for accompanied children

Additional information

  • Most steaming days feature other attractions
  • Free parking
  • Light refreshments available at the Engine House Cafe
  • Picnic area with seating
  • Limited disabled access with a motorised chairlift up to the Engine House.  Unfortunately we do not have disabled toilets
  • School parties and other groups are welcome on weekdays by arrangement
  • Demonstrations given