Things to do at Audley End Miniature Railway review
Audley End Miniature Railway is a family-fun train ride through woodland plus a Enchanted Fairy and Elf Walk in Audley End, Essex.
They have both steam and diesel engines at Audley End. The challenge on your journey is to spot the many teddies that live in the woods. The woodland was designed by Capability Brown. There is also plenty of wildlife to spot along the 1.5 mile track. There is a Woodland I Spy sheet to take with you, you might even spot a Pill Box from WWII. There are fun tunnels along the way and the train crosses the river.
The Enchanted Fairy and Elf Walk is full of magic. Try and find the Elves and Fairies that live in their handmade wooden Tree Houses dotted throughout the walk. Children can start the trail by making their own Fairy or Elf wand to enable your magical spotting powers. They can then tick them off in their I Spy Booklet.
Kids can let off steam in the adventure play area with slides, tunnels and plenty of imaginative play. The equipment was new in 2020.
Please note – Most places may still require you to pre-book online in advance. Some venues also still have certain areas closed for safety reasons. Please check their website and/or social media pages before visiting.
FAQ and Further Information Audley End Miniature Railway
Is there food and drink available?
There is a cafe serving hot and cold food and drinks. Plus a BBQ in warmer weather. There is a picnic area if you want to bring your own food.
What are the main things to do?
Miniature railway with steam and diesel train rides, elf and fairy trail, adventure playground. There are toilets and a cafe.
What are the ticket prices?
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Mid-range. Adults or children over 92cm are £12 weekend, £10 midweek. Children under 92cm are £6 or £5. Children under 1 are free. Additional Train Rides can be purchased on the day for £2.00 (this is only on Woodland Adventure Days, not at Special Events)
Is there parking?
There is a free car park.
When are they open?
Audley End miniature railway is open from late March to October. For up to date opening times please visit their website.
Dogs are welcome on a lead.
Are they accessible?
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