Opening Times

Next running day

  • The Tramway …Saturday  November 28th..
  • Diesel  & Miniature Train Rides from 10am to 2pm.

Future running days…

  • Catch the Christmas Train  . Saturday Sunday December 13th
  • Steam  & Miniature Train Rides  from 10am to 2pm.
  • A Railway Day Out….Sunday January 10th 2021
  • Diesel  & Miniature Train Rides from 10am to 2pm.

More Information.

Note that due to Covid 19 entry conditions into the Museum grounds are,

*ILRMS is monitoring the Covid Situation and all temperature checks are taken and all visitor details are taken prior to visitors entering the grounds..

*Temperatures will BE taken prior to entry to the museum site. If you have Flu..Cold or Respiratory Symptoms or have been in covid hot spots you must keep away.

*Social Distancing applies and Face Masks are welcomed.. ILRMS has Covid cleaning in place..

*Respect to our Volunteers who working on the site. Irate behavior is not welcomed nor will it be tolerated.

Our Museum is opened to the public for Steam Train Rides on the Second Sunday of Each Month and On the Forth Saturday of each month for diesel Rides, it should be noted when the museum runs steam is it can be changed due fire Bans and or other operational needs and a Diesel Locomotive will operate, it is advisable to check the web web page for updates.

Note that due to Covid is the museum is closed to visitors on Tuesdays & Thursdays  .Please email us on further information of our opening times.

Please note that the museum closes 0ver the Christmas Break and is not open on Christmas Day, Boxing Day or New Years Day.

The museum site is available for hire for “Railway Theme” or experience for private functions such as Christmas Parties, Weddings or Social Club functions. Schools’ educational visits are a specialty and are very welcome. Other group visits such as seniors and motoring clubs can also be arranged.

Site hire can be organized with or without the railway in operation. Depending on your budget, you may choose from the miniature railway, diesel or steam train or go for all the options!

The shelters in the picnic area can be reserved on running days for groups. Book ahead to avoid disappointment!

For further information contact the museum. See Contacts page.