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image for Educational Visits item typeEducational Visits at The Poppy Line (North Norfolk Railway)

  • EDP Tourism in Norfolk Awards
  • Norfolk Tourist Attractions Association member

Educational Visits

FAIR PRICE CHARTER NTAA MEMBER, TOURISM IN NORFOLK AWARD

The Poppy Line (North Norfolk Railway)

The Poppy Line (North Norfolk Railway)

Details

Steam heritage railway chosen by The Sunday Times in 2009 as Britain's best full size steam railway trip. We offer a range of out-of-school education events and field trips structured to support National Curriculum key stages. All are cross-curricular. We hold the Government's Learning outside the Classroom quality badge. ""World War II - The Evacuees"" is a particularly popular workshop.

OPENING TIMES: 1 April to 31 October.
SUGGESTED LENGTH OF VISIT: 2 hours.

EDUCATIONAL VISIT FACILITIES:
Free preliminary visit for teacher, teacher and pupil resource packs, qualified schools guide/specialised education officer on hand, classroom/study area, indoor eating area available, outdoor eating area available.

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groupsFacilities for corporate hospitality

Winner of the Independent Railway of the Year 2006. Winner Community Award, Norfolk Tourism Awards 2005.

Prices

EDUCATIONAL RATES:
Please contact for details.

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 21 - Sun 23 Apr Spring Gala
Sat 29 Apr - Mon 1 May Day out with Thomas

Address

Sheringham Station,
Sheringham,
Norfolk,
NR26 8RA

Location

Directions

See location of The Poppy Line (North Norfolk Railway) on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TG 157430  Lat: 52.94102 Long: 1.20867

By Road:
Sheringham Station is just off the A149. Holt Station is just off the A148 at High Kelling.

By Public transport:

Timetables and information can be accessed via the public transport information partnership Traveline. Traveline allows you to plan journeys from and to a postcode, postal address, town or village, named station or stop, or point of interest.

Call 0871 200 2233 to speak to an operator and plan your journey, or log onto www.traveline.info/
choose your location then simply type in where you are travelling from and to for a detailed trip summary.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Sheringham station

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

Winner of the Independent Railway of the Year 2006. Winner Community Award, Norfolk Tourism Awards 2005.