What's on at the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway?

Looking for things to do in the Western Lake District? Here at the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway we've got a wide selection of special events, offers and promotions for those that just can't get enough of the railway! Take a look at what's coming up below.

Teddy Mountain Build a Bear workshops at the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway

Teddy Mountain® Build A Bear Workshops

28th and 29th May

Join us for our first-ever Teddy Mountain® Build-A-Bear Workshops, taking place at our Dalegarth for Boot Station. Choose, craft and name your new best friend to take home as a memory from your day out at the railway.

Spring Perfect Escapes at the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway

Spring Perfect Escapes Offer

Spring has sprung in the Western Lake District, and it's the perfect time to escape the everyday and reconnect with nature, as well as watching the steam trains go by...

We're offering a special 15% discount* on new last-minute holidays taken between 03/05/24 and 02/06/24.

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Inside the Ravenglass Railway museum

Museum Exhibitions

The current exhibition running in the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway Museum is River Esk's centenary exhibition, celebrating the fascinating story of one of our oldest locos.

Families can pick up a trail sheet in the museum to follow and discover some of the engine’s drivers from the very beginning until now.

The Wasdale Shuttle Bus next to Wasdale Lake

Wasdale Shuttle Bus

A FREE Wasdale shuttle bus service is being introduced on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays from 25th May - 15th September 2024.

The service is aimed at reducing vehicle traffic in the valley, improving connectivity and promoting sustainability.