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Summerfields Miniature Railways

Summerfields Miniature Railways
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High Road | Summerfield Barns, Bedford MK45 3BH, England
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+44 7498 869902
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All reviews open days couple of hours great fun run by volunteers bank holiday lovely afternoon on display hobby stalls enthusiasts ride carriage gala diesel track toddler picnic
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great fun for little ones, really enjoyed so unusual attraction. Would highly recommend with young families

Thank ivan1962
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Lovely experience for my daughter - affordable trip (albeit doesn't go a long way for those expecting a lengthy ride but is definitely long enough)

Thank OnAir598315
Reviewed September 2, 2018

We visited for the gala day. Our family group ages ranged from 18 months right through to 87 years. Very reasonable prices for refreshments and tickets. Everyone was very friendly, helpful and welcoming. A great time was had by all, will definitely re-visit. Thanks to...More

Thank Alison T
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

I went here with my partner today for their Gala event. As a train geek I had a whale of a time. As someone who is not a train geek my partner also loved it. The beauty of this attraction is that it is run...More

Thank ButtonsndCinders
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

We took the kids here yesterday as we are trying to be inventive halfway through the school holidays without breaking the bank. I was slightly sceptical as mine are 11 and 8 and so I thought they might be bored. It was actually the opposite....More

Thank Joanne030617
Reviewed July 9, 2018

3 parents and x3 2 year olds had a lovely Sunday morning out. The trains were frequent and a little seating to have a picnic. There is also a cafe on arrival which we didn't try, but looks nice. The toddlers had a great time...More

Thank Kelly E
Brian W, BMES Member at Summerfields Miniature Railways, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Thank you so much for your review. We are really pleased that you all enjoyed your visit to our railways, and you are quite correct, that particular toy seller is definitely not one of our members. I can only apologise and have passed your comments...More

Reviewed July 8, 2018

We took our 7 year old Granddaughter and 5 year old Grandson today for our first visit. What a fantastic place. We were really impressed by the whole set up. There are extremely good station buildings. The Haynes station has 3 platforms and a well...More

Thank grahamshort
Brian W, Bedford MES member at Summerfields Miniature Railways, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit to our railways, and hope to see you again in the future.Thank you so much for your review.

Reviewed June 23, 2018

Lovely railway here since 1993, home to Bedford Model Engineering Society (BMES), which has just over a hundred members. A weekly wood carver groups meets up here every Fri in the station buffet rooms, £10 a session. Some lovely objects made by the members are...More

Thank sportybirmingham
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Ran by railway enthusiasts this is really a fun activity with kids... set in a lovely countryside... they have three different train rides, snack hut, plenty of parking...and not expensive... we all had a great time!

1  Thank MmeGoose
Reviewed August 30, 2017

I visited here with my 2 year old son. He loved it & we all enjoyed it. It's £2 for the main train & then £1 if you want to ride one of the smaller ones which we did as well. The tea-shop is a...More

2  Thank Michelle L
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Katie E
September 15, 2018|
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Response from Brian W | Property representative |
We do open on some Sundays during our season (late March or April through to October), but not every Sunday. The dates we are open can always be found on the EVENTS page of our website. We are open tomorrow Sunday 16th... More
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Sylvia11092014
March 16, 2018|
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Response from Brian W | Property representative |
Hello, I am sorry but we are not open yet for 2018. Our season starts April 1st. Please see the EVENTS page of our website for a full list of public open days.
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