Days Out West Leeds


Bolton Abbey Steam Railway

Take a journey through Bolton Abbey on a working steam train! This trip is perfect for kids and there is even a cafe on board the train for lunch or even just for a treat.

Embsay & Bolton Abbey Railway

This is a great little railway line that is set within the Yorkshire Dales.  The journey is very scenic with open views of the countryside that go as far as the eye can see.  Often have family events with special character appearances like Peppa Pig and Paw Patrol, see website for more detail.

Bolton Abbey Railway Station, Skipton BD23 6AF. Tel: 01756 710614

Keighley & Worth Valley Railway

Steam and heritage diesel trains throughout the year! Special events, dining trains and footplate experiences. Check online for more information.
The Railway Station, HaworthBD22 8NJ. Tel: 01535 645214

Kirklees Light Railway

A Great Family Day Out! Climb aboard our little steam trains for a scenic railway journey from Clayton West to Shelley, in the beautiful South Pennine Foothills. Cafe, shop, playground, miniature railway, picnic areas and bouncy castle. Special seasonal events. Birthday parties.

Park Mill Way, Clayton West, Clayton West HD8 9XJ.Tel:  01484 865727

Middleton Railway

Middleton Railway is the world’s oldest working railway, offering train rides on weekends and school holidays. Museum, gift shop and toilet facilities. Special events throughout the year. Birthday parties.

The Station, Moor Road, Hunslet, LS10 2JQ. Tel: 0845 680 1758

National Railway Museum

The National Railway museum is a free day out in York. The whole family can explore many trains from throughout history and learn all about 300 years of railway.