Public Areas

at Ravenglass & Eskdale Steam Railway


  • All public areas are located on the same level, with no steps to negotiate, allowing easy wheelchair access. 
  • Access to all areas is on tarmac/paving walkway 230cms width 
  • Mainly tarmac with some parking on gravel area 
  • Tarmac paths lead to booking office, platforms, cafe, information room and toilets 
  • Slight incline tarmac pathway leading to children’s play area with ample seating 
  • Access to grassed picnic area by cafe is via the play area through a gateway (110cms) 
  • Ladies and Gents toilet plus disabled toilet and baby changing 
  • Large print café menus 
  • Audio app download and free wi-fi 
  • Allergen information in cafes

Booking office/ Gift shop

  • Tarmac level pathway from car park 
  • Double doors entrance (140cms) 
  • Wheelchair available from ticket office 
  • Open 9 to 6, (9 to 5 in low season) 7 days a week 
  • All items clearly priced; many at low level, staff will provide assistance if required 
  • Hearing loop