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East Herts Miniature Railway

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Magical train ride

My great niece who is 2 years old her Mum and myself had a wonderful adventure on this delightful... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
J4203CGchristinea
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London, United Kingdom
Charming Ride Out

It's the 40th anniversary of the East Herts Miniature Railway and I would recommend paying a... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
therichastill
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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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“children love”(3 reviews)
“steam engine”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a good price of only one pound it makes it well worth a visit I love seeing the huge variety of locos that they have

Thank mickcarter358
Reviewed 15 July 2018

My great niece who is 2 years old her Mum and myself had a wonderful adventure on this delightful miniature railway,wow well worth £1 each we saw all kinds of animals ( ornaments) we went over a bridge in a tunnel (we screamed as we...More

Thank J4203CGchristinea
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I admit to being a fan of railways, and a visit to the Van Hage garden centre is not really complete without a ride on the train - and at only £1 per person, what's to grumble about? A good selection of locos, and a...More

Thank Aidan H
Reviewed 1 June 2018

It's the 40th anniversary of the East Herts Miniature Railway and I would recommend paying a visit. It's only £1 per person to have a ride on one of their trains and you get to do two circuits of the garden taking in different sights...More

Thank therichastill
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

What a place. So much fun to visit. Great value at £1 a ride. Lovely volunteers, very friendly and helpful. On-site food is from the Garden Centre cafe, so not cheap. Local pubs nearby. Served by bus inc Sundays.

1  Thank Chris T
Reviewed 5 March 2018

My wife and I stumbled upon this railway within the Van Hage garden centre. The staff are absolutely brilliant and the setup of the railway is superb. It's unbelievable that it's only £1 per person. Our 11 month old son absolutely loved it!

1  Thank JamesK1975
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Good value children love it & with bonus of refreshments afterwards in the cafe it makes a lovely trip

Thank Rosemary S
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This lovely little attraction is set at one end of the Van Hage garden centre near Ware. It's only a 3/4 minute ride but it is utterly charming. The carriages are all open and you set on top . Everything is in miniature and the...More

Thank dexterBucks
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This is a great find. It's only £1 per ride. My son enjoyed it. Going though the tunnel is fun. Well worth the visit. Few things to note, you have to walk though the garden centre to get to it, but there's loads of free...More

Thank 342EdW
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This little Railway is run very professionally and seems to be enjoyed by adults and children alike. My Grandchildren always want to go on it whenever we visit the Garden Centre. It is inexpensive with "proper" tickets ..

Thank Hazel P
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