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Opening Times

Open Every Day 

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

Please do check this website in good time before you visit for any updates regarding opening times.

STEAM will be closed to visitors on Tuesday 21, August 2018 to accommodate the move of

GWR 2-8-0 locomotive, Class 2800 No.2818 to the Museum. 

To get the most enjoyment from your experience at STEAM, we 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:

Monday to Saturday      10.00am to 5.00pm

Sunday                             11.00am to 4.00pm

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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