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
Fri: 2:30pm - 5:00pm
Sat: 2:30pm - 5:00pm
Small groups and coach parties can come on other days, call or email to arrange
01594832032 / 833569
We are now closed for Xmas and New year and hope to be opening back up from the 8th January 2021.
Thanks to all that supported us in 2020! We wish you a Merry Xmas from the GWR museum team.
Stay safe and see you in 2021
TRAIN RIDE £2
Can’t Wait to See You Here