Welcome To The Crewe Heritage Centre


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  • Miniature Railway

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  • Model Railways

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  • Admission Prices

    Ticket TypePrice
    Child (5-16 years)£3.00
    Senior (60+ years)£3.00
    Season Ticket | Adult£25.00
    Season Ticket | Family£50.00
    Group Visits (10+)Please contact the
    General Manager
    during Office Hours
    for prices
    PLEASE NOTEChildren aged 16 and under must be accompanied by a parent or responsible adult at all times whilst on site
  • Opening Times

    Friday July 22ndClosed - Visits by prior arrangement only.
    Saturday July 23rdOpen 10.00-16.30 Last Admissions 15.30
    Sunday July 24thOpen 10.00-16.30 Last Admissions 15.30
    Monday July 25thClosed - Visits by prior arrangement only.
    Tuesday July 26thClosed - Visits by prior arrangement only.
    Wednesday July 27thClosed - Visits by prior arrangement only.
    Thursday July 28thClosed - Visits by prior arrangement only.
  • Special Events

    Crewe Rail Ale FestivalFriday - Sunday 9 - 11 September 2016
    Wheels of War Past & PresentSaturday - Sunday 24 - 25 September 2016
    Toy & Train FairSaturday 8 October 2016
    Railwayana AuctionSaturday 15 October 2016
  • What Visitors Say

    Latest News

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      Steam makes a brief return to the Heritage Centre – Saturday & Sunday July 23rd/24th

      This weekend sees the return of two steam locomotives to the Heritage Centre for brief overnight visits in order to operate on two of the Railway Touring Companies excursions. Arriving Friday evening at 18.30 hours is Stanier Coronation Class Pacific 46233 ‘Duchess of Sutherland’ which is scheduled to leave at 07.32 on Saturday to work […]

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      Direct Rail Services Open Day Saturday 23rd July 2016

      This year the DRS Depot at Gresty Bridge, Crewe is hosting its Open Day on Saturday 23rd July and the Crewe Diesel Preservation Group’s Class 47 locomotive 47712 will be attending the event where it will be officially renamed ‘Lady Diana Spencer’. The locomotive will then return to the Heritage Centre for display throughout the […]

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      Crewe Transport Festival

      We are pleased to announce that we will be hosting the Crewe Transport Festival at the Centre on the weekend of the 9th/10th July featuring a selection of classic vehicles including cars, lorries, buses and motorbikes in addition to our normal range of attractions. Admission prices for this weekend will be Adults £3.50, Children/Seniors £1.50 and a Family Ticket […]

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      Successful visit of locomotive 60103 ‘Flying Scotsman’

      It was pleasing to see the excellent turnout of visitors both on the Tuesday evening (June 7th) and the following morning (June 8th) and the following Tuesday evening (June 14th)  and Wednesday morning (June 15th) for the two overnight layovers of ‘Flying Scotsman’. We had approximately 2000 visitors over the four days, despite the unsettled weather […]

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      Visit of locomotive 60103 ‘Flying Scotsman’

      We are pleased to announce that the National Railway Museum’s locomotive 60103 ‘Flying Scotsman’ will be making two overnight visits to the Crewe Heritage Centre for servicing purposes on Tuesday/Wednesday 7th/8th and 14th/15th June. 2016. The Heritage Centre will be open for visitors at the following times: Tuesdays 7th/14th from 4pm-9pm Wednesdays 8th/15th from 9am-12pm […]

    • Model Engineering Weekend – Sat 4th-Sun 5th June 2016

      We are proud to announce our first Model Engineering Weekend which will feature our 800 yard Miniature Railway with a number of visiting locomotives as well as our own fleet. There will also be miniature traction engines and model railways and the local Offbeat Brewery will have a bar on site in the Exhibition Hall throughout […]