What's On Tue 09 Aug 2022

Open Day 11.30am - 5pm

Open Day
Join us for a fun-filled day out, our collection includes:

Narrow-Gauge Railway: 2 ft gauge railway loop that takes in a scenic view over the South Downs
Garden Railway: 7 ¼” gauge railway running below the fairground through wooded gardens
Traditional Fairground: Steam Gallopers, Steam Chair-o-Planes and Steam Swing Boats plus a selection of children’s rides (suitable for children aged between approximately 2 and 8 years old)
Ghost House: 1915 Orton & Spooner Haunted Cottage.
Bioscope: An example of an early traveling cinema.
Steam Farm: Examples of agricultural steam machinery.
Portable Steam
Road Steam
Trailer Rides
All set in a beautiful location with Woodland Gardens.

We have a choice of ticket types (see below for breakdown). This allows you to decide how you would like to pace the day. You can mix and match price types e.g. Saver Tickets for adults and Gold Tickets for children if you would like to sit back and relax while the children enjoy the rides. Please note young children must be accompanied on the trains and trailer rides.

Additional tokens can be purchased on the day from our museum shop for £2 per token or 14 tokens for £20.

1 token = 1 ride

We are open from 11.30am – 5pm (last admittance 3pm). We recommend you allow 2 – 3 hours for your visit. We are in Steam from 12noon with the fairground from 12noon and the first trains typically running around this time.

You are welcome to stay as long as you like within our opening hours.


~~~~~~ PRICE OPTIONS ~~~~~~

SAVER TICKET (advance only)

Adult Saver ticket includes 3 tokens to use on either our railways, fairground or trailer rides. In addition, you can access our bioscope, ghost house, steam farm and woodland gardens.

Child Saver ticket includes 5 tokens to use on either our railways, fairground or trailer rides. In addition, you can access our bioscope, ghost house, steam farm and woodland gardens.

STANDARD TICKET

Adult Standard ticket includes 2 Narrow-gauge railway tokens, 1 garden railway token, 5 fairground ride tokens and 1 trailer ride token. In addition, you can access our bioscope, ghost house, steam farm and woodland gardens.

Child Standard ticket includes 2 Narrow-gauge railway tokens, 1 garden railway token, 11 fairground ride tokens and 1 trailer ride token. In addition, you can access our bioscope, ghost house, steam farm and woodland gardens.

GOLD PASSES
All gold tickets include unlimited rides. In addition, you can access our bioscope, ghost house, steam farm and woodland gardens.