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Corris Railway

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Address: Station Yard, Corris SY20 9SH, Wales
Phone Number: 01654 - 761303
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10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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My second visit

I have been here before, several years ago with my wife and children. This time I was with my mother and uncle. My uncle is as keen on trains as I am, Welsh industrial narrow... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Eziocat
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Guernsey, United Kingdom
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Honiton, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were staying a few miles away at Bala and I really wanted to visit this curious little railway for what, to some, will be an odd reason. I just like playing trains, I got hooked when I was about five years old because there were lots of them just up the road from my little terraced house in Plymouth... More 

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Thank Jim R
Guernsey, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been here before, several years ago with my wife and children. This time I was with my mother and uncle. My uncle is as keen on trains as I am, Welsh industrial narrow gauge especially. He spent much of his formative youth in the area, after the railway had closed, but with enough family links to know of... More 

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1 Thank Eziocat
Wales
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26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

Corris railway is right in the heart of the village with a platform next to the primary school and the museum is opposite the Village Institute. Lovely ride along the track avoiding sheep down the picturesque valley. An interesting talk in the engine shed at Maespoeth where the carriages are built and engines looked after. A little gem.

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Thank rushbelina
London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

It may be short, but the fun little trip along the riverside and a helpful talk about the origins and plans for the little narrow gauge railway is great. There is also an interesting tour of the sheds and, if like us you go on a Pirate Weekend, a chance to walk the plank and splat the rat. Don't forget... More 

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Thank Jkmacman
Chester
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49 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

Corris is, allegedly, the second wettest place in Wales. I can believe it - but the rainfall does at least make the lush green landscape all the more beautiful. The railway, unlike some others, seems to have good management and vision. It may be small but projects are well planned and I feel sure not a penny is wasted giving... More 

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Kidwelly, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Lovely little train ride. Friendly and informative staff. Short train ride to Maesporth then a talk about what the line was used for and how they have rebuilt the train.

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Thank Eleanor M
Carmarthen, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

Enjoyed our visit, interesting museum and we had a wonderful mug of tea each by wonderful staff dressed up as pirates. A great little place to bring the kids - they will enjoy.

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Thank Helen L
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

Enjoyed our visit to corris railway, lovely little line, staff so friendly and helpful, nice tour around the station at Maespoeth, would strongly recommend a visit.

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Thank leon&michelle
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

Well, what a lovely place, A great little train ride to the railway sheds at Maespoeth. A very interesting tour and talk on the origins of the railway, from dedicated volunteers go visit! , i am sure you will enjoy

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Thank Andy W
Bradford, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Spent a pleasant afternoon on the railway and guided tour and its history. Worth a visit and good value for money at £5 for adults. Dogs welcome and go free

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