We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The Mid-Norfolk Railway runs Heritage Steam and Diesel train services from the market town of Dereham to Wymondham in Norfolk, just outside Norwich. It is run entirely by volunteers, and operates a number of Special Events throughout the year.
All reviews dereham station wymondham abbey steam gala rolling stock cream tea diesel gala steam engine return trip british rail polar express steam loco level crossing diesel locomotives great trip enjoyable trip small museum run by volunteers
We went to the Polar Express event on Thursday evening with our 2 children, we travelled almost 2 hours to get there but it was definately worth it. It was all really well done from start to finish. (Love that we got the train tickets...More
Very well done and very friendly volunteers. Begins with a very funny stage show done by two people before you go onto the platform which has lights and steam. You then get in the train on your carriage and find your seat. With premium tickets...More
We travelled 2 hours to this event and it was well worth it.
There is a short panto style play before you get on the train which had my kids going with laughter.
The train journey was beyond my expectations. The actors were fantastic, engaging...More
We really enjoyed this Christmas experience. My son did comment on how slow the train was having said that we almost passed santa and the sleigh without seeing it. I didn't manage to get a photo! So maybe slow down a bit more at that...More
Travelled 2 hours to ride the Polar Express with friends and children. Experience was brilliant and actors were fantastic. Couldn't fault that part. The rating is lower because of the queue to get out which is forced to pass through a 'shop'. Standing in the...More
The grandchildren loved this event. An hour on the train to the North Pole, Father Christmas and singing Christmas songs. A short ‘pantomime’ before we went too. All done extremely well. Hot chocolate and a cookie on the train and the children all got a...More
Whilst watching The Polar Express in August I thought I’d google it, Telford was sold out and Norfolk was available. The day arrived and we made the 4 hour drive up. Other than it being a little unorganised with getting people on and off the...More
Last week we took our children on The Polar Express. Overall an excellent evening out but I can't help but feel a few tweaks need to be made:
1 - The toilets are ridiculously small and there was no way for me to take my...More
Response from charl0ttehh | Reviewed this property |
Hi we had premium tickets last year it was so worth it we could park at the station and we got a lovely mug each as well as a bell, bag hot chocolate and a cookie and also the seats on the train were huge and very comfy 😊