Behind the Scenes Tours

Explore behind the scenes at Ropley

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Come and explore behind the scenes at our engineering hub at Ropley. Find out what it takes to restore and maintain steam locomotives, and get up close to these magnificent engines.

Tours take place at 11.30/ 12.30/ 1.30/ 2.30/ 3.20

Dates for 2019

  • Saturday 23rd - Sunday 24th February
  • Friday 8th - Sunday 10th March (Spring Steam Gala)
  • Monday 8th April
  • Sunday 26th - Sunday 27th May (Family Fun Day)
  • Saturday 1st - Sunday 2nd June
  • Saturday 13th - Sunday 14th July
  • Saturday 27th - Sunday 28th July (Family Fun Day)
  • Monday 12th August
  • Monday 19th August
  • Monday 26th August (Family Fun Day)
  • Saturday 14th - Sunday 15th September (Heritage Open Days / Open Weekend)
  • Friday 18th - Sunday 20th October (Autumn Steam Gala)
  • Saturday 26th - Sunday 27th October (Wizard Weekend) 
Free to passengers (included in standard travel ticket).

NOTE. On Gala days the tours times will be different, please see Gala information on the website. 
The Company does not guarantee that the trains will arrive or depart at the times stated and reserves the right to cancel, alter or suspend any train without notice, or to substitute a different train should this be necessary for whatever reason.

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