"Gifts beyond all measure"

We are continually blessed by kind people donating artefacts to the railway, sometimes they are large and sometimes they are small but they are always welcome and given with affection. The largest gift we have been given in a long time arrived this week when we collected an original platform running in board from Gwinear Road which was the junction of the main line from...

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Treat yourself (or a friend) with luxury Helston Railway merchandise and memorabilia. Our shop is now online.

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To keep up with what we are doing this month please go to our photo pages

Open Thursdays, Sundays & Bank Holiday Mondays


Open 10.30 am to 4 pm

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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Would you like to volunteer at the railway or have a talk at your association or group? contact Wayne on 07785 593150

Members - your 200 club needs renewing - contact Ken on jacken.moore1@btinternet.com 

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.