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Chasewater Railway

Brownhills West Station | Pool Lane, Brownhills, Walsall WS8 7NL, England
+44 1543 452623
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Step back in time!

great little place to visit after popping to chasewater. very clean and tidy and the cafe is great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Walsall, United Kingdom
Nice day out

Came here to see the old steam trains and rolling stock was very surprised nice to smell the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The Chasewater Railway operates heritage steam and diesel trains on Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays throughout the year, most Saturdays Easter to October and certain weekdays throughout the summer. The Railway is rapidly gaining recognition as one of the major visitor attractions within the Walsall, Lichfield & Cannock areas. With its policy of great value fares and membership fees, it offers an excellent day out for families, friends and railway enthusiasts as well as corporate and social hospitality. The Railway operates passenger trains from its headquarters at Brownhills West to Chasetown Church Street, with intermediate stations at Norton Lakeside and Chasewater Heaths. A round trip of nearly 4 miles takes about 45 minutes. Day Rover tickets offer unlimited travel on all trains operating on the day of issue.
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Brownhills West Station | Pool Lane, Brownhills, Walsall WS8 7NL, England
+44 1543 452623
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Reviewed 1 week ago

great little place to visit after popping to chasewater. very clean and tidy and the cafe is great, love the hot choc!! next time i'll hop on a train too!

Thank Dmfx22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here to see the old steam trains and rolling stock was very surprised nice to smell the engines and have aride on them stopped at 2stations and had a good luck round ,great museum and nice little cafe to get a drink good value...More

Thank wayjack
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mt Grandson is four and absolutely loves this place. we are here at least once a month and ride on the trains. The little shops and cafe are great. Its good value and the volunteers are really pleasant

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Set amongst a beautiful nature reserve with boating lakes and with the opportunity to feed the swans, ducks and geese etc and offering the possibility of coming across a herd of deer . . . what more could anyone want? There are a number of...More

Thank sightseer123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and our two boys aged 4 and 5 enjoyed a short round trip on Sunday 3rd September. We travelled out in First Class and the private compartments reminded us of the Harry Potter books/films. It was a great activity for a cold day....More

Thank RossiRogers
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

You buy a good value ticket (important for families, though they could make it 3 children) and then ride up and down all day long. Ok it's slow and doesn't go far but that suited us just fine. The staff are friendly, very good refreshment...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Visited with children and grandparent. This isn't a fast train which due to children walking around meant there wasn't anyone falling over! Toddler enjoyed it although a couple of waits were a bit long. However, this is run by volunteers and you have to commend...More

Thank M W
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Took our young children for the santa ride and it was a marvellous experience from the train ride to santas grotto. It was well organised and fantastic value for money. Will definitely be going again.

Thank bigbaddaz
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely setting around a lake with lots of old engines and truck and memorabilia all over the place. Nice stations and museum and it's free to see the model railway too which also is decent. We looked at the details before going and chose to...More

Thank andyjjj
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Love Chasewater Brings back many memmories of steam trains going on holidays in the 50's Staff very friendly Food excellent Carparking is not a problem Leisurely strolls along chasewater itself Then to returns for a refreshing cuppa

Thank Muchneededrest
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3 September 2015|
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Response from Leanne B | Reviewed this property |
I think they are open during school holidays during the week but normally there main open hours are weekends as far as I no but you can definitely walk around and view the engines at weekends there's a little coffee shop... More