Let’s Go to see Planes, Trains & Automobiles!

Transportation museums make for a fantastic family day out! Spark curiosity in both kids and adults, with interactive displays and hands-on activities that ignite a passion for learning. Bond over shared interests and make memories that will last a lifetime.

So, whether you’re a Planes, Trains & Transportation buff or just looking for a fun adventure, a trip to our exciting trips & transport events & attractions promises a day filled with laughter, discovery, and quality family time…

Buckinghamshire Railway Centre in Buckinghamshire

Visit Buckinghamshire Railway Centre in Quainton near Aylesbury for a First Class family day out with fun steam train rides, fascinating railway museum, miniature and model railways, stunning visitor centre with café and gift shop and lots more, including 25 acres to explore!

Steaming Days and Special Events held throughout the year, including heritage vehicle rallies and children’s character days, including Thomas the Tank Engine, Zog, Bluey and Paddington.


8 Trollybusses at the Trollybus Museum lined up in a row.

Trolleybus Museum in Sandtoft

The Trolleybus Museum at Sandtoft is home to the world’s largest collection of preserved trolleybuses and has something for all the family.

The Sandtoft Gathering is our premier event of the season, with visiting buses, lorries and vintage cars,  bus and trolleybus rides and live entertainment!


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