Tanfield Railway, Gateshead

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  • August 16, 2017
    This is a treasure trove for anyone remotely interested in old railways and locomotives. Lots to see and experience. Old remains of locomotives, wagons and carriages all accessible. When we visited, t...  more »
  • August 4, 2017
    Very enjoyable morning spent looking around Tanfield Railway and the various workshops - as well as the sad remains of many items stored in the open air, gradually rotting away. But what stirling work...  more »
  • July 30, 2017
    We had a lovely day on the train, it was a special event (teddy bear picnic) so the children were free. There was also a discount for the grandparents and no charge for the dog. We got the train from ...  more »
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  • Kids always enjoy trains. Oldest railway is no exception. The day we went there were extra activities too.
  • Not bad when the shed is open and there's activities on. Good for children. And locomotive enthusiasts, also good place for photographers!
  • Fascinating if you're into anything mechanical. These beautiful old machines are magnificent.
  • Staff and volunteers are very helpful. take my son here all the time and he loves it but he is a train addict. train ride is not to expensive
  • Back to the old days of kids running about. Enjoying themselves. They loved it.

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