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

Christmas and New Year Opening 


Dec 24-26 Closed

Dec 27-29 Open (10.00am - 5.00pm)

Dec 30 Open (11.00am - 4.00pm)
Dec 31 Open (10.00am - 5.00pm)
Jan 1 Hurray! We're Open New Year's Day! (11.00am - 4.00pm)

Jan 2-5 Open (10.00am - 5.00pm)

Jan 6 Open (11.00am - 4.00pm)














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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