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Crofton Beam Engines Easter Steaming Weekend

31 March @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

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SUNDAY 31ST MARCH AND MONDAY 1ST APRIL

10.00 am to 4.30 pm

Step back in time to when steam ruled all and explore this hidden gem in Wiltshire’s history this Easter. Learn about the history of the station and its restoration, speak with volunteers in and around the Engine House, discover the engineering challenges and the people who overcame them to build the canal and make sure that it had a plentiful supply of water.

Don’t forget to buy a duck to enter our Steam Powered Duck Race and explore the grounds looking for hidden eggs as part of our Easter Trail!

For more details visit the event website https://www.croftonbeamengines.org/event/easter-steaming-weekend-2/

Pre-booking is recommended to secure your entry time and help you plan your visit.

See our Art Tickets page to make your booking. Book Tickets Here

Pop-Up Refreshments

While you are at Crofton don’t forget to visit the pop-up refreshment tent.

We will be serving tea, coffee and a variety of soft drinks as well as cakes, biscuits and other delights to keep you sustained while visiting the engines and meeting our wonderful volunteers.

Open 10:30 to 16:00

All proceeds from the pop-up will be donated to Crofton, helping ensure it’s future.

Visitor Information

Visitors are welcome to bring a picnic to enjoy overlooking the canal and railway.

Please note our picnic area is not under cover.

There is a charge for parking.

Access to the site is via the main gate opposite the car park or from the lower canal entrance at Lock 60 and up the steps.

Well behaved dogs on short leads are welcomed on site. Only assistance dogs are allowed in the buildings.

Details

Date:
31 March
Time:
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Website:
https://www.croftonbeamengines.org/event/easter-steaming-weekend-2/

Organiser

Crofton Beam Engines
Phone
01672 870300
Email
crofton@katrust.org.uk
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Venue

Crofton Beam Engines
Crofton
Marlborough, Wiltshire SN8 3DW
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Phone
01672 870300
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