Strathaven Miniature Railway, Strathaven

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Railway · History Museum
In 2020, Strathaven Miniature Railway celebrated over seven decades of operating a historic steam miniature railway. Still in use is the original locomotive, which ran in this location for the very first time in 1949. This oldest continuously running miniature railway in the country remains a favorite not only with train enthusiasts, but with families with kids and everyone else wishing to add a bit of old-fashioned fun to their vacation. Weather permitting, trains run generally from Easter to the end of September on the weekends. It's a good idea to check out the official website for further details and information about possible changes in schedule. Using our custom trip planner, Strathaven attractions like Strathaven Miniature Railway can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • What a waste of £470k on a Bancon home. Expected to get train from Strathaven to Glasgow Queen Street only to be told it just goes round the park ...and only in the summer!! Strathaven to Glasgow an.....  more »
  • This fabulous gem in the heart of the delightful South Lanarkshire market town of Strathaven is run by volunteers and is one of the reasons Strathaven Park keeps winning Grren Flag Awards ! Its been....  more »
  • Dedicated people running and maintaining the railway and engines, who are happy to talk with you. Safety of the public is paramount.
  • Fantastic Miniature Railway in Strathaven Park , with various steam engines , petrol and Electric and only £1 pp for 3 laps of the track .

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