Mangapps Railway Museum, Burnham-on-Crouch

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The Mangapps Railway Museum is a heritage railway centre located near Burnham-on-Crouch in Essex. The.75mi of standard gauge demonstration train-track and museum are owned and operated by the Jolly family assisted by volunteers.
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  • I am a Member of the South Essex Branch of The Railway Correspondence Travel Society and a group of us, for many years, visit Mangapps for our July evening meeting. Each year there is more to see and ...  more »
  • Enjoyed a visit to Santa's grotto on the steam train with its variety of carriages. Just a very short trip along the line to the grotto where Santa spoke to the grandchildren and they all received a g...  more »
  • Plenty of free parking. Staff I encountered were friendly, and all too happy to chat to you and encouraged photos. Lots to see, perhaps not so much a place for very young children to visit due to a lo...  more »
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  • Had a lovely time taking the train to see Santa. Getting to ride on the steam train made it extra special.
  • Lovely place great volunteers great for a day out for families and rail fans alike
  • £8 for an afternoon out here is great value for any rail enthusiast interested in Essex or East London Railways.
  • A great museum with an impressive selection of railway artifacts. You also get to have a ride on the train. Its got a 'Colonel Stephens' feel, which I really like. Well worth a visit.
  • Freindly, lots of things to look at with excellent parking. Would recommend for all train fan or otherwise
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