THINGS TO DO
Station House, Swanage BH19 1HB
The picture postcard branch line to the seaside!
What better than a leisurely trip behind an historic steam train through an area of outstanding natural beauty. The six mile 30 minute ride takes passengers through the beautiful Purbeck countryside including stunning views of the ruins of Corfe Castle.
The stations at Norden, Corfe Castle, Harmans Cross, Herston and Swanage provide access to historic villages, country walks and the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site.
Look out for special events such as Peppa Pig or “Santa Specials” or treat yourself to an evening meal, lunch or afternoon tea on the “Wessex Belle” or try the Sea Train Adventure , - great boat trip to Swanage, steam train to Corfe and a NT castle to explore at the end!
As part of your day at Swanage Railway why not visit the recently opened Purbeck Mineral and Mining Museum at Norden Park & Ride open most days in the week from March to October. Discover part of Purbeck's amazing hidden history.
Park and Ride open every day at Norden, just north of Corfe Castle and additional parking at Harmans Cross.
Take A35 towards Dorchester, then A351 to Swanage