Memory is a way of holding onto the things you love.....

We are used to people visiting us and sharing with us their memories of time past and loved ones no longer with us.  But we rarely get three amazing stories in one day – but so it was on Sunday when Elizabeth, Paul and Matthew arrived separately at the railway and took 3 consecutive rides on the brake van. The first visitor for the first...

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 Open Thursdays and Sundays from 10.30 am to 4 pm

every week until November 1st

Have you thought about Christmas yet?  

Santa Specials will be on 12th, 13th, 20th, 21st, 22st, 23rd December 




Trains run every half hour from 10.30 onwards 

No bookings are needed for the train 

Train Ticket prices:  Adult £7, Child (5 - 15) £4, Child under 5 Free,

Family (2 Adults, 3 Children) £15

We are now able to take card payments

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We've been on BBC Spotlight, The One Show, ITV local news, BBC Radio Cornwall and West Midlands.

The Helston Railway Preservation Society was the result, 10 years ago, of a vision by a small number of enthusiasts to re-open a section of the Helston branch line. 

We now have a 1000 members!  

Winner of the Heritage Railway of the Year Award & the HRA Website Award 

Please browse our website and learn more about our wonderful project.