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Crewe Heritage Centre

The Railway Age Vernon Way, Crewe CW1 2DB, England
+44 1270 212130
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Needs huge amounts of money spending on it.

Went to see Flying Scotsman; despite living only 12 miles away, it was also the first time I had... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Liathach2
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Congleton, United Kingdom
Found by accident but worth a day out

Myself and my two year old found this gem by accident whilst shopping at the tesco. Although... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John P
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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The Railway Age Vernon Way, Crewe CW1 2DB, England
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+44 1270 212130
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went to see Flying Scotsman; despite living only 12 miles away, it was also the first time I had visited the Heritage Centre. Parking a problem, ending up in the Tesco car park. Apart from Flying Scotsman itself (no footplate visits as advertised) not in...More

Thank Liathach2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my two year old found this gem by accident whilst shopping at the tesco. Although moderately price to enter there was a huge train to walk around and lots of interactive things that kept him amused all day. The icing on the cake...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here just by accident as the youngest saw the trains from tesco so we went to have a look I'm sure if your a train buffs you will enjoy yourself lots of history packed in a small zone and you have free reign...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited this attraction with my eight year old son recently who enjoyed it so much would like to go again, got a taxi from main station which cost a fiver as quite cold day and over 20 mins walk, the first exhibit the APT train...More

Thank residentsbar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is a small admission charge but this is a fantastic place for anybody that loves seeing steam engines. Many engines that you will not see anywhere else in the country. A real heritage site.

Thank Lesley B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really interesting place for railway enthusiasts, I think most people would find it interesting for an afternoon with or without children.

Thank Alistair 1
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I would not say that I am a railway enthusiast per se. I am interested in particular aspects of the railways that originate from once being employed in the industry. I feel that attractions like the Crewe Heritage Centre try to portray a fantasy idyll,...More

Thank bill_a_graham
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Situated behind Tesco in Crewe, the heritage centre is an interesting, informative and educational museum to visit with the entire family. There was lots of steam and diesel trains to look at and the staff were very kind and helpful. Overall, a great place to...More

Thank wrightjw1
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Brilliant little gem, £5 for adults and under 6s are free. My 2 year old boy absolutely loved every second of our visit. Being a railway signalling engineer, the interlocking on site were fantastic. We will be visiting again soon. It is not complete, but...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 4 April 2017

A complete delight by little one, who was kept busy and enthralled. Would like to go again soon with both children.

Thank van v
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lindagP8494KQ
Is this attraction suitable for those with mobility problems?
22 February 2017|
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Response from Paula Jane K | Reviewed this property |
Yes but only outside the viewing platforms there are stairs to them.
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ChrisMcHugo
Hello, what is the entrance fee > wr c
26 November 2016|
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Response from CSmithAlsager | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember but it wasn't expensive. I think it was £10 for a family of 4.
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dennis787
Do you have a video/dvd stall?
25 February 2016|
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