Open Weekend

Join us for our Open Weekend, as we throw open our doors

17th & 18th March

Fares for Steam service

Adult £16.00                    
Senior £13.00                  
Child £8.00                      
Family £40.00                  

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Category: Events in March

Date: Saturday, March 17, 2018

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Date info: 17th & 18th March

Join us for our Open Weekend, as we throw open our doors
17th & 18th March

Go behind the scenes and see how the NVR operates from day to day.
Steam Services  (ticket required)
Free Shuttle service from Wansford to Yarwell 
Free admission to Wansford to include one complimentary return trip to Yarwell on the shuttle service
Shed tours see our locomotives close up and the restoration process
Signalbox tours
Complimentary admisson to Overton station and yard, including rides on the Garden railway,
Pump Trolley rides and visit the Travelling Post office coaches at Overton
Trade stands and meet our volunteers
Wansford Café open and Buffet car services
Visit our shop and second handbook shop at Wansford
Wagon Group Stand at Wansford

Free Car parking at Wansford, Orton Mere and Peterborough Nene Valley Railway Stations

Tours of Locomotive sheds

Take a Peek Behind the Scenes Shed Tours: Guided Tours are available of the NVR Locomotive Sheds at Wansford and these will commence from the outside the Station Masters Office on Platform 2. These will take about one hour and are limited to 12 persons. Tours start at , 11.00 ,1230, 1400 and 1500 (A walking route will be followed although the Loco yard will be out of bounds). There is no charge but donations would be most welcome.


Old Station Building

To raise the funds to renovate the Grade 2 Listed station building, including fees, making secure and safe and returning to it's original condition.



General Funding

The NVR is always striving to improve its facilities and collections.