Midland Railway Centre

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Midland Railway Centre: The Midland Railway, Butterley is the home for all the things related to the Midland Railway. There is a standard Gauge line which has steam and diesel hauled passenger trains. The main site at Swanwick has a museum devoted to the Midland Railway as well as a large collection of steam and diesel locomotives. It is a day out for the whole family with model and miniature railways, a farm and a country park as well as a host of other attractions.

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Bus services 91, 92 and 93 link Alfreton Station to Midland Railway - Butterley every 15 minutes Monday to Saturday and every hour on Sundays. Bus services 91 and 92 link Derby Bus Station to Midland Railway - Butterley every 30 minutes Monday to Saturday and every hour on Sundays. Services 40, 41, 44 and 45 link the Derby rail and bus stations every 7 minutes Monday tto Saturday and every 15 minutes Sunday.


Nearest railway station is Alfreton.


The Midland Railway Centre is on the B6179, one mile North of Ripley, sign posted from Ripley town centre and from the A38, M1 Junction 28.


Opening times:
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM9:30 AM - 4:00 PM9:30 AM - 4:00 PM9:30 AM - 4:00 PM9:30 AM - 4:00 PM9:30 AM - 4:00 PM9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

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Entrance to the site is free, any donation is gratefully received. Concessions are available for the over 60's and season tickets are available.


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Address: The Midland Railway Centre, Butterley Station, Ripley, Derbyshire, DE5 3QZ, UK.
Phone: +44 1773 570140
Email: data@midlandrailwaycentre.co.uk

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