Events List

Upcoming Events

Teddy Bear's Picnic 28 July 2018 -
  Join our resident Station Master, Boris the Bear and bring your favourite teddy to Tanfield this weekend! Kids travel FREE when they are accompanied by a responsible teddy bear.

Teddy Bear's Picnic 29 July 2018 -
  Join our resident Station Master, Boris the Bear and bring your favourite teddy to Tanfield this weekend! Kids travel FREE when they are accompanied by a responsible teddy bear.

Mining Heritage Weekend 18 August 2018 -
  NEW for 2018! Celebrate our mining heritage at Tanfield this weekend, with a selection of mining displays, artefacts, banners and music. Our passenger train and demonstration coal train will be in operation.

Mining Heritage Weekend 19 August 2018 -
  NEW for 2018! Celebrate our mining heritage at Tanfield this weekend, with a selection of mining displays, artefacts, banners and music. Our passenger train and demonstration coal train will be in operation.

Our Heritage - Heritage Open Days 09 September 2018 -
  Enjoy displays, films and guided tours about the history of local industrial railways. Ask our guides about the range of opportunities for working on our railway as a volunteer. Steam trains only operating Sundays.

Our Heritage - Heritage Open Days 13 September 2018 - 16 September 2018
  Enjoy displays, films and guided tours about the history of local industrial railways. Ask our guides about the range of opportunities for working on our railway as a volunteer. Steam trains only operating Sundays.

1940s Weekend 22 September 2018 - 23 September 2018
  NEW for 2018! Step back to the 1940s and experience Home Front life in wartime Britain during the Second World War.

Run It Weekend 13 October 2018 - 14 October 2018
  NEW for 2018! Anything that can run, will run... all of our operational home fleet steam and diesel locomotives, including the usual (and some unusual) rolling stock will be in service this weekend. There might be a few surprises too!

Tanfield Ghost Train 27 October 2018 -
  Do you dare take a trip on the Tanfield Ghost Train? Visit the Tanfield Railway on the 27th and 28th October for a spine tingling, hair-raising journey along the World's Oldest Railway. Pre booking essential. Ticket details to follow soon.

Tanfield Ghost Train 28 October 2018 -
  Do you dare take a trip on the Tanfield Ghost Train? Visit the Tanfield Railway on the 27th and 28th October for a spine tingling, hair-raising journey along the World's Oldest Railway. Pre booking essential. Ticket details to follow soon.

Mince Pie Specials 26 December 2018 -
  Spend the day at Tanfield and enjoy our popular Mince Pie Specials after all the hustle and bustle of the Christmas season.

Mince Pie Specials 30 December 2018 -
  Spend the day at Tanfield and enjoy our popular Mince Pie Specials after all the hustle and bustle of the Christmas season.