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September 2019

Steampunk Weekend

Sat 14th September @ 10:00 am - Sun 15th September @ 5:00 pm
Lady with Steampunk dog

After three years of a one day Steampunk Day, in conjunction with Steampunks Always Welcome- Lincoln, we're making it a two-day event this year! Enjoy the alternative history combined with science fantasy and fun for all the family. Ever tried 'Tea dunking'? Come along and learn from the experts! Activities, music, Steampunk re-enactors (including dogs) and traders for a wonderful week-end! If you are a Steampunk re-enactor, download the booking form here for reduced admission for the weekend ticket and…

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Horse Tram Day

Mon 16th September @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Horse Tram

In addition to our electric trams running, our Sheffield 15 horse tram, built in 1874, will be operating between 11am and 1pm and from 2pm to 4pm. An additional charge of £1.00 per passenger (adults and children) is payable to ride on the horse tram, which runs from Stephenson Place to just before the Bowes-Lyon Bridge and back. Horse Tram

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Crich 60th Anniversary Event

Sat 21st September @ 10:00 am - Sun 22nd September @ 5:30 pm
22 510 and Rack2

Two days to celebrate 60 years of the Tramway Museum Society (TMS) being established in Crich! You'll be spoilt for choice for a ride on the many trams in service!  In addition there will be live music, guided tours, tram models operating and line ups for photographic opportunities. The Barnsley vintage bus will also be in operation. Our provisional programme of activities for each day of the event can be downloaded from the links below. Please note that all activities…

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Model Trams Operating

Sat 21st September @ 10:00 am - Sun 22nd September @ 5:00 pm
Robert Whetstone Tram A

If you love model trams the Robert Whetstone Tatra layouts will be operating in the Great Exhibition Hall and will show a range of tramcars not represented in the full scale tramcar collection on 21st - 22nd September 2019. Robert Whetstone Tatra Tram On 13th October, the David Gould layouts will be operating and the Museum will allow visiting model trams to operate on the layout (track gauge 2⅝ inches) but please note this is not a test track for uncompleted models, but…

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Celebration of 50 years of Berlin 3006

Mon 30th September @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Access Tram in use

On Monday 30th September Crich Tramway Village will commemorate 50 years since the tramcar Berlin 3006 entered service on its original tramway in Berlin. The tramcar is a very important member of the fleet due to its adaptation as an access tram capable of accepting wheelchairs.The tram generally runs, if requested by visitors on arrival, at 11.30am and 2.30pm, but on September 30th it will run regular trips from 10.30 - 4.00pm. as one of the main operating trams.BVB (East…

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October 2019

Crich Drawing Activity

Sat 12th October @ 12:00 pm - Sun 13th October @ 3:00 pm
Craft Workshops

Take part in this drawing activity, hosted by Fleet Arts, with activities in the Learning Centre between 12pm and 3pm. On Sunday there will also be the David Gould tram models in operation in the Exhibition Hall.

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Model Trams Operating

Sun 13th October @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
David Gould Tram

If you love model trams the David Gould layout will be operating for the final date of the year in the Great Exhibition Hall and will show a range of tramcars not represented in the full scale tramcar collection. On this date the Museum will allow visiting model trams to operate on the layout (track gauge 2⅝ inches) but please note this is not a test track for uncompleted models, but a visual performance for visitors. If you are interested…

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Beside the Seaside

Thu 24th October @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
ERRIS WHEEL- Seaside Event

Our popular Seaside themed family fun event returns with beach and traditional seaside entertainment. Howards funfair will feature steam gallopers and Austin cars at Town End, Big wheel at Victoria Park Road, Hook a Duck at the Bandstand (additional charges). Beside the Seaside A beach will be created for the children to have fun in the sand with buckets and spades. All the family can take part in our free Bingo games in the marquee. Exhibition Hall Punch and Judy…

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Starlight Event

Mon 28th October @ 10:00 am - Sat 2nd November @ 7:00 pm
Starlight with Blackpool 167

Trams running into the early evening and the Village and Woodland Walk will be illuminated each evening: Download the Starlight 2019 Leaflet Monday 28th Oct. - Crich’s Great Show - includes illuminations switch on Children aged 4 -15 years have the opportunity to enter a competition to ‘switch on the lights’ (Enter from 2pm – 4pm on the day). Circus workshops in the Learning Centre 12pm - 5pm Shows and entertainment at Town End including switch on show Amber Sound…

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November 2019

Last Day of the Season 2019

Sun 3rd November @ 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
National Lottery free admission

Sunday 3rd November is the last day of the 2019 season and as a thank you to the National Lottery Heritage Fund, which is also celebrating 25 years of the National Lottery this year, National Lottery players who purchase tickets between Monday 28th October and Saturday 2nd November 2019 can use them to gain free admission at Crich Tramway Village on Sunday. These can be for any National Lottery game including scratch cards for that week. One ticket per adult…

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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.