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2017 Special Events

Spring Industrial Trains Day
Sunday 9 April 2017

Steam, diesel, petrol and battery locos out and about featuring our eclectic collection of passenger and industrial rolling stock.
Plus, demonstration runs with the Road Machines contractors' monorail.

Railway Gala Weekend
Saturday/Sunday 8/9 July 2017

All the toys out of the box once again with model railways, sales stands and trade support. More details when these are settled. We are planning for a visiting steam locomotive as well.

Petrol Locos Day
Sunday 20 August 2017

We have quite a colleciton of petrol engined locos that don't often get to be seen, so now is your chance.

Autumn Industrial Trains
Sunday 15 October 2017

Second bite of the cherry in case you missed the Spring event.
Steam, diesel, petrol and battery locos out and about featuring our eclectic collection of passenger and industrial rolling stock. Plus, demonstration runs with the Road Machines contractors' monorail.

You can download the list of steam dates for 2017.

Note: Operation of steam trains is subject to the availability of locomotives and appropriately qualified volunteer crews.

The Amberley Footplate Experience

Want to drive a steam train?
Of course you do!

Then why not book in for The Amberley Footplate Experience
and fulfil your fantasies (well, within reason!).

Bookings for 2017 are now being accepted.

Steam Driving Course

The dates (all Sundays) for the course in 2017 are:

7 May 2017
28 May 2017 (Booked)
11 June 2017 (Booked)
16 July 2017 (1 Vacancy)
27 August 2017 (1 Vacancy)
17 September 2017

There are two places available on each date.

Counter by 'Site Meter'
Our very own FAQ - what do you do in the winter?

This is what we do in winter
Click here
to find out the real truth!


The Way We Were

Brockham Museum 1982
Brockham 1982
Arrivals, construction and restorations
1982-85
Amberley 1988
1988
Amberley 1989 - consolidation
1989
Amberley 1991 - 1992
1991-92
Amberley 1993 style
1993

These links will take you to a series of slideshows of the Museum's railway as it was when we were all a lot younger!
The chronology should be about right but if you spot any glaring errors or inconsistencies, then please let us know.

Thanks to Richard Cossey for the loan of the photographs from the Brockham Museum, the 1982-85 and 1988 sections.

And there's this .....


A Grand Day Out - RailGroup fashion .....

A Grand Day Out


Got a question or a comment?

to contact us.
The Museum's Official Website is here.
The Amberley Museum Railway Stock Book.

We regret that the stock book is currently out of print. You may find one on Ebay - or even in your local second-hand book store.


LINKS: The following may be of interest.

Hampshire Narrow Gauge Railway Trust (HNGRT) (owners of Wendy)
Twyford Waterworks Trust
Moseley Railway Trust
Narrow Gauge Railway Society (NGRS)
Industrial Railway Society (IRS)
East Anglia Transport Museum (EATMS) Carlton Colville
Triang Minic Narrowgauge Railway Society
Railway & Canal Historical Society



Gerry Cork & Amberley Museum & Heritage Centre - January 2017

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