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Join Thomas & Friends for a day of family fun at the East Anglian Railway Museum. Take a train ride with Thomas, meet Sir Topham Hatt and join Sodor Station Sweepers Rusty & Dusty for a trainload of excitement.

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Adult£17.60 per ticket
Child£13.20 per ticket

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

The East Anglian Railway Museum is based at Chappel & Wakes Colne Railway Station, a working station on the Gainsborough Line that links Marks Tey in Essex with Sudbury in Suffolk. We are located in the villages of Chappel and Wakes Colne, near Colchester in Essex on the A1124 Colchester to Halstead Road.

Public Transport Directions

Many visitors choose to enjoy a short train ride as part of their day as the museum is based at Chappel & Wakes Colne railway station, on the working Gainsborough (branch) Line between Marks Tey in Essex and the market town of Sudbury, Suffolk. This is a regular rail service, run by Greater Anglia and train tickets can be purchased from your local ticket office, from the guard, online, or on the ticket machines.

Day Out With Thomas

Type:Railway Event

East Anglian Railway Museum, Chappel & Wakes Colne Station, Station Road, Wakes Colne, Colchester, Essex, CO6 2DS
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Opening Times

Season (27 Aug 2022 - 29 Aug 2022)
Saturday - Monday10:00 - 17:00

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East Anglian RailwayEast Anglian Railway Museum, ColchesterFor over 50 years the East Anglian Railway Museum has been transporting visitors of all ages back in time to discover the unique history of the region’s railways. The site covers over 10 acres, you can explore our Victorian station, goods shed and signal boxes to see how passengers and freight have…

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