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Helston Railway

Trevarno Farm, Prospidnick, Helston TR13 0RY, England
07901 977 597
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Great half day

Went on Sunday morning, staff were so friendly. Our 2 year old loved it, and loved driving the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Tim V
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Tamarac, Florida
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Another world

Get transported to an experience away from it all. Passionate volunteers running and re-building a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rick M
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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Trevarno Farm, Prospidnick, Helston TR13 0RY, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went on Sunday morning, staff were so friendly. Our 2 year old loved it, and loved driving the train. The staff also let him put on the break in the break van. Well worth a visit if you have small children.

Thank Tim V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Get transported to an experience away from it all. Passionate volunteers running and re-building a little railway line, long gone. It will go from strength to strength. We were given a great welcome to a very child (& all ages) friendly environment. The Cornish are...More

Thank Rick M
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Had a lovely ride on a train at Helston Railway today. It was quiet when we arrived but someone treated us in the car park and showed us where to go. One of the carriages, used as a waiting room had lots of interesting activities...More

1  Thank Paul D
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

A slow trundle through beautiful Cornwall countryside in a railway guards van awaits any who want to witness the very early beginnings of a heritage railway. It's the painstaking work of dedicated enthusiasts with a vision to open up a stretch of the original Helston...More

1  Thank SeeGrandadYeah
Reviewed 11 July 2017

A lovely visit. The volunteers are passionate about what they've achieved and their hopes for future expansion. Great to be able to take our dog and the guard thoughtfully took us round the other side of the train to avoid the platform which is uncomfortable...More

Thank Elaine E
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Reurn visit after one year, and you can now get off the train at the newly restored Halt (which is still work in progress). Staff were friendly and helpful, especially in the shop. Once again enjoyed excellent bacon rolls, tea and cake in the cafe...More

Thank Gus-Glasgow
Reviewed 8 June 2017

This railway is run by a totally dedicated bunch of train enthusiasts. They are so proud of their project and this enthusiasm is infectious. Everyone we met was so welcoming and helpful. The ride through the countryside was very enjoyable and when we returned to...More

Thank Hampshireraveller
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Chilli start but had a good hot cup of tea in the buffet car very pleasant and clean well worth a visit the volunteers do a great job

Thank caroleharrison28
Reviewed 25 May 2017

A very interesting railway very friendly staff and loads of parking. It is only a short line at the moment but a very enjoyable trip in a guards van. Worth a visit especially with young children

Thank Brian Leslie B
Reviewed 5 May 2017

My two small boys loved this journey. Not too long and brilliant engaging staff. Some work being done to platforms etc but didn't spoil our visit. Wasn't a long visit but enjoyable, would do again.

Thank SGWwilkinson
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