Isle of Wight Steam Railway, Wootton

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Travel through the pristine English countryside on Isle of Wight Steam Railway. Spanning 9 km (5.5 mi), the railway runs between Smallbrook Junction and Wootton. Ride in classically restored carriages as the steam engines pull you through the natural scenery of the Isle of Wight. Get off at Havenstreet Station and visit the model railway exhibit and museum, or get a bite to eat. A one-day ticket allows for unlimited travel, so take your time exploring the many villages on the railway. Plan to visit during the annual Island Steam Show in August to see impressive displays of steam power and traditional fairgrounds. Before you head to Wootton, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Wootton travel route planner, to make sure you see all that Wootton has to offer, including Isle of Wight Steam Railway.
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  • Had a lovely hour or so's ride in a private carriage (3rd class then but definitely equates to 1st class nowadays) through the countryside. We spent a happy hour visiting the workshop/museum (it's...  more »
  • We did this on the spur of the moment and glad we did, it was very scary. Our time was from 8pm There was three different themes to go to before our steam train ride First we went to the story of...  more »
  • Fantastic day out! Kids & I thoroughly enjoyed it. As well as the steam train experience, lots to do & see at the station for kids & adults. Indoor and outdoor play area, birds of prey centre (discounted entry with rail ticket) plus free shows throughout the day. Restaurant, cafe, ice-cream hut and good clean facilities. Definitely recommend!
  • I loved it! The staff are so good! They're helpful and there uniforms are really fitting for the steam train service they provided. The train coaches were clean, the ride was cool and again the staff are great. It short, sweet and defo felt like it was something id do again.
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