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Welcome to STEAM Museum – A First Class Day Out

STEAM - Museum of the Great Western Railway is housed in a beautifully restored Grade II listed railway building in the heart of the former Swindon railway works. Located right next to Swindon's Designer Outlet, the Museum tells the story of the men and women who built, operated and travelled on the Great Western Railway. See famous locomotives, ‘drive’ our train simulator and even work the signals in our interactive GWR signal box!

We are OPEN DAILY*
Mon-Sat: 10.00am - 5.00pm
Sundays**: 11.00am - 4.00pm
 
*Except 24, 25 and 26 December
** Special weekend events open 10.00am - 5.00pm
 
Early closure of the Museum on Friday 30 November, at 2pm (last admission 1pm)
This early closure is to allow for the setting up of Christmas at STEAM. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
 

 

STEAM - Museum of the
Great Western Railway

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