Welcome To The Crewe Heritage Centre

 

  • APT | Prototype


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  • Miniature Railway


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  • Model Railways


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  • Admission Prices

    Ticket TypePrice
    Adult£5.00
    Child (5-16 years)£3.00
    Senior (60+ years)£3.00
    Family£10.00
    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

    DayTimes
    Friday August 19thClosed - Visits by prior arrangement only.
    Saturday August 20thOpen 10.00-16.30 Last Admissions 15.30
    Sunday August 21stOpen 10.00-16.30 Last Admissions 15.30
    Monday August 22ndClosed - Visits by prior arrangement only.
    Tuesday August 23rdClosed - Visits by prior arrangement only.
    Wednesday August 24thClosed - Visits by prior arrangement only.
    Thursday August 25thClosed - Visits by prior arrangement only.
    Friday August 26thClosed - Visits by prior arrangement only.
    Saturday August 27thOpen 10.00-16.30 Last Admissions 15.30
    Sunday August 28stOpen 10.00-16.30 Last Admissions 15.30
    Monday August 29th
    Bank Holiday
    Open 10.00-16.30 Last Admissions 15.30
  • Special Events

    EventDates
    Cheshire Fire Brigade Training ExerciseSunday 4 September 2016
    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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      Return of a Lady

      Following on from last weekends Open Day at Direct Rail Services Gresty Bridge Depot, the Crewe Diesel Preservation Group’s Class 47 locomotive 47712 has returned to the Heritage Centre resplendant with its new ‘Lady Diana Spencer’ nameplates and shield. For those who were unable to get to the Open Day you now have the opportunity […]

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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 […]