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WELCOME TO THE GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY MUSEUM COLEFORD

Established in 1986 by the late Mike Rees (1935 to 2017)

The Great Western Railway Museum is housed in one of the last remaining permanent railway buildings in the Forest of Dean on the site of Colefords railway yard
See a restored 0-4-0 'Peckett' locomotive in the engine shed, an 1883 G.W.R. Goods shed, a working signal box, Replica Victorian Rail Carriage, Toad Brake van and Fruit'C' Van, 71/4 Passenger electric locomotive 'Little John' Large scale model steam loco's 'Maude & Victor, 71/4 & 5" gauge model steam locomotives, Railway shop and Bookshop. 
We hope you’ll come visit us soon

 

OPENING HOURS

Fri: 2:30pm - 5:00pmSat: 2:30pm - 5:00pmSmall groups and coach parties can come on other days, call or email to arrange gwrcoleford@hotmail.com01594832032 / 833569mobile 07812059004
We are now closed due to lockdown restrictions but hope to be opening back up soon this month May 2021. We will update the date soon when we are opening. Many thanks.

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ADMISSION

  • ADULTS £4  

  • CHILDREN £2 

  • TRAIN RIDE £2

 
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Can’t Wait to See You Here

UPCOMING EVENTS

Re opening soon.....

Every Friday and Saturday 2021

2.30pm till 5pm

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Re opening soon.....

Every Friday and Saturday 2021

2.30pm till 5pm

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CONTACT US

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Address:

The Old Railway Station, Railway Dr, Coleford GL16 8RH, UK

Email:

Phone:

01594 832032/833569

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