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The Engine House, Highley

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#16 of 29 in Museums in Shropshire
The Engine House is an education centre at Highley station on the Severn Valley Railway. Opened in March 2008, it houses some of the railway's out of service locomotives, wagons and coaches. In addition to the equipment listed below, exhibits include railway artifacts and a film about the Severn Valley Railway. Amenities include a restaurant, gift shop and picnic area.
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  • August 15, 2017
    A good stopping point if you are travelling in the SVR. Entrance is free if you have a day ticket for the steam railway. There is an interesting museum with good interactive exhibits (the mail train i...  more »
  • August 1, 2017
    If you have purchased the SVR ticket you get entry here for free if not it was about £6 from memory, not too bad really, its a small museum with a few engines, like the one that acted as Thomas the Ta...  more »
  • July 31, 2017
    Not only is the a brilliant small museum It also houses a very good cafe/restaurant. It is certainly worth spending at least a couple of hours to learn about the development of the Severn Valley Railw...  more »

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