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Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway Adventure Park

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Address: Lottbridge Drove, Eastbourne BN23 6QJ, England
Phone Number: 01323 520229
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Description: A Railway Adventure in Eastbourne. Travel behind the famous one-eighth...
A Railway Adventure in Eastbourne. Travel behind the famous one-eighth scale miniature locomotives as they meander for nearly a mile around the beautiful country park. Enjoy a pleasant stroll around the five-acre lake where nature and wildlife may be seen in their natural habitats. Relax in the prize-winning tea gardens with a beverage, lunch or Cream Tea from the railway style cafe. Picnic areas, model railways and the Railway Gift Shop. Also for the children is an adventure playground to help "let off steam".
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re living childhood memories

Last time I visited must have been 18 years ago...and wow the place has changed ALOT! perfect for my 3 year old daughter. Average price for entry adds up quite a bit if you have a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 2, 2014
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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

been lotsof times,cheap enough,a lovely location with pleasant walks,food and shop nice,trains are fun,playgroung is great but its lacking something,you sort of run out of things to do after 3/4 hour and beware if theres a bit of rain ,we paid for unlimited rides on the train ,there was a shower and everything went back in the sheds and didnt... More 

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Last time I visited must have been 18 years ago...and wow the place has changed ALOT! perfect for my 3 year old daughter. Average price for entry adds up quite a bit if you have a few children but if its somewhere you would visit often membership works out a lot cheaper. Great train ride and perfect surroundings, lots of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

This is a lovely afternoon out however it is a bit over priced the kids playground is very good and the walk round the lake was good but for the money we expected more

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Gatwick, United Kingdom
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200 reviews 200 reviews
25 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

This is a great place to take the kids, especially the little boys who love their trains! It's well organised and the staff are very friendly too. Areas to have a picnic and watch he kids enjoy

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Dover, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

eaatbourne steam miniature raikway us a ver well professionally ran site probiding a greatvday outbforbthe family and close to eastbourne town centre means easily reached by car, bus as well as trains services. Staff are very friendly and aim at answering all your questions

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Eastbourne, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

My family have had membership for 4 years and still love visiting. Brilliant value for money, well kept and friendly.

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Nottingham
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We had a great time although the children were much more interested in the playground than the trains. I was a little disappointed that there was only one train running that you could ride on on the day we visited. However, the staff were very friendly and the food at the cafe was good - so we ended up staying... More 

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Sussex
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Such a simple way to spend a day. Get the unlimited ticket so you can go on as many times as the children want to. Everything is nice about this place!

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Eastbourne, UK
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Had an enjoyable Sunday afternoon here. Took a son and a friend. Bought 6 train ride ticket for £5 and boys went on miniature train ride on own. They run either steam trains or diesels. The food is very reasonable - my favourite is the cream tea, which includes 2 scones fruit or plain, jam and cream. The pot of... More 

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sussex
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138 reviews 138 reviews
13 attraction reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Lovely setting ,everything spotless.Children enjoyed the train ride. Did the nature walk. Pricey for a family,needs more rides or a attraction.

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