Blog: Events

Nominate Your Super Hero

Crich Tramway Village is looking for nominations for people living in Derbyshire who have done extraordinary things for their community or families. Those nominated will be assessed and the winners put through to attend a free day at Crich Tramway Village’s Starlight...

Tram Day – Handover of Tramcar C65

Tram Day – Handover of Tramcar C65On Saturday 10th September 2016, Crich Tramway Village, home of the National Tramway Museum, will hold their special Tram Day event, which will this year focus on changes within the Nationally Designated collection of vehicles that the Museum holds. One of the...

Young Volunteers Day

Young Volunteers DaySunday 11th September will see the vintage trams and tramway managed and crewed by a team of young volunteers for the day at Crich Tramway Village. These include Sam Burton-Smith, who completed his tram conductor training aged 16 in July 2015.  Sam said: “I’ve been...

Well Dressing – Step by Step

Well Dressing – Step by StepCrich Tramway Village is producing a Well Dressing as part of the Crich community activities this year.  The well dressings will be blessed in Crich Village on Saturday 16th July. The process started with soaking the frame, which helps to stop the clay drying out too...

Well Dressing at Crich Tramway Village

Well Dressing at Crich Tramway VillageDo you know what a well dressing is? Do you know the history of well dressing in Derbyshire? Do you know what materials are used? Would you like to help us make our well dressing? This year the theme is water, so we will be featuring our tramcar Cardiff 131 in the...

Return of a Favourite

Return of a FavouriteBlackpool trams are always popular at Crich and a great favourite, Balcony Car 40, is almost ready to be returned to service. Having received an overhaul, and a repaint, 40 will be emerging from Crich Tramway Village’s excellent ‘Restoration Workshop’ in pristine...

Edwardian Event – 15th to 17th July 2016

Edwardian Event – 15th to 17th July 2016Step back in time and experience the nostalgia of the Edwardian period, including some First World War elements from Friday 15th – Sunday 17th July 2016. As well as vintage trams from the era running daily, there will be a programme of events including re-enactor...

Crich Tramway Village is a brand name for the National Tramway Museum (Accredited with Arts Council England), solely owned and operated by The Tramway Museum Society, incorporated in England with liability by guarantee (no. 744229). Registered charity number 313615. Our ICO number is Z6700136.