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Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway

Bo'ness Station, Union Street, BO'NESS, EH51 9AQ

Historic railway buildings, including the station and train shed, have been relocated from sites all over Scotland. The Museum of Scottish Railways tells the story of the development of railways and their impact on the people of Scotland. A return trip by steam train to the tranquil country station at Birkhill now includes crossing the River Avon Viaduct on to Manuel. Thomas the Tank Engine weekends in May, August and September, and Santa Specials in December. Booking is essential for these special events.

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Tel: 01506 825855
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Return fare £10 (ch 5-15 £6, concessions £9). Family £28

Opening times

Museum open daily, Apr-Oct 11-4.30 (last admission 4). Train service runs most wknds & school hols Apr-Oct. See website for full details
Average visit 4hrs




Dogs not allowed in buffet car or during some special events

Assist dogs allowed all areas.


Fully accessible. Level access to museum via visitor trail, ramps to station & adapted carriage

Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway


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A904 from all directions, in town of Bo'ness, West Lothian

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