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Opening Times

Open Every Day 

STEAM Museum is open every day of the year (except 24 - 26 December and 1 January).
Monday to Saturday      10.00am to 5.00pm (last admission 4.00pm)
Sunday                             11.00am to 4.00pm (last admission 3.00pm) 

*Important Notice*

Early closure of the Museum on the following dates:
Friday 1 December, closing at 2pm (last admission at 1pm)
These early closures are to allow for the setting up of STEAM's key weekend events
We do apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.


 To get the most enjoyment from your experience at STEAM, we do recommend you allow approximately two hours for your visit. 

Platform One Café 

Monday to Saturday      10.00am to 4.00pm
Sunday                              11.00am to 3.45pm  

STEAM Shop Opening Times

The STEAM Shop inside the Museum is open every day.

You'll find a wide range of high quality GWR themed gifts - from souvenirs, railway books and pocket money items, to exclusive and limited edition railway models.

To view the STEAM Online Shop please click here

STEAM - Museum of the
Great Western Railway

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