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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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Enjoyable short visit.

Only a short rail journey but an interesting guided walk round round the engine shed to make it a nice hour if you like steam trains. Very friendly and approachable staff. £6... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
reveclipse
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Lancashire England
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Lancashire England
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38 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Only a short rail journey but an interesting guided walk round round the engine shed to make it a nice hour if you like steam trains. Very friendly and approachable staff. £6 reasonable and the society are looking to extend the track on the future.

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Plwmp, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The train trip was much shorter than expected however there was an informative tour of the engine and carriage sheds. Will be good when they extend the railway but they are doing their best to rejuvenate an old railway in a beautiful part of wales.

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Thank SarahGunton
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We really couldn't fault our trip to this lovely little railway. Although the journey on the train isn't very far, the guided tour adds to the experience massively. And there's Brio, if you have little children, which helps to keep them entertained. We couldn't fault the staff, who were all lovely. If you're going, look out for the ginger and... More 

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Thank LLamb_12
Belfast, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Little trip back in time. Lovely staff and felt pretty serene. As most places in Wales this one was pet friendly too which I found amazing

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Thank globtr
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

Following the advertised "your name on the front of the train" on their website, we organised for my Father to celebrate his 80th birthday at the Corris Railway. All the team made us feel so very welcome and went out of their way to make this experience a truly memorable one. My Father, as a keen steam train enthusiast, was... More 

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Thank Joanne N
Wilmslow, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

We went with daughter and grandchildren. The little one loved the steam train and to our surprise at the end of the journey when you usually get a talk about the railway a lovely lady called Sue came and gave the children their own tour. They saw various trains and the highlight was going into the signal box and pulling... More 

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Thank persianpolly
London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

The Corris Railway is a growing venture entirely run by volunteers. The current trips offered include a tour of the sheds where carriages are being built and restored and a visit to the museum explaining how these narrow gauge railways used to fit in with the slate mining industry and local travel. Well worth seeing

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Thank Jkmacman
Fairbourne, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016

It's a short ride but worth it for the views and experience of real steam in a valley that took workers down to Machynlleth in its heyday. The work shed is especially interesting as well as the little museum in the main entrance.

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Thank Julia W
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

Despite having been worked on for many years, the Corris railway is still very much in operational infancy. The line on which you can take a ride is only short, which is reflected fairly in the low ticket price, but the true value of this hidden treasure is in the people working there. They are all supremely dedicated and driven... More 

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Thank MAddis1987
Worcester, England, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

a lovely little line set in beautiful scenery although short in length, staff were very friendly and informative.

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