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Steam Railway:Barton House Railway

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Barton House Railway

Barton House Railway

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Ride on two miniature scale railways, gauge 7 1/4 inch and 3 1/4 inch in the garden of Barton House, controlled by a full size signal box originally at Honing. Visit the M & GM Museum full of interesting items from the museums of yesterday. Refreshments on the lawn or sit by the river and watch the trains come and go or boats on the river.

Come by the river and we will pick you up from Wroxham Bridge.

We run on the third Sunday of the month April to October plus evening running 26 September when railway is lit by period lanterns.

Disabled toiletsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toilets

Children welcomeMobility Accessibility FacilitiesDogs acceptedSmoking allowed


Admission & single train ride : Adult: £3, Child (under 14) £1.50


Hartwell Road,
The Avenue,
NR12 8TL


See location of Barton House Railway on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TG 303176  Lat: 52.70748 Long: 1.40837

By Road:
From the A1151: From Norwich turn right into the Avenue, 1st left, Staitheway Road and 1st right Hartwell Road.

By River:
Electric launch service available from Wroxham Bridge to Barton House Railway - continuous during opening times.

By Public Transport:
From Hoveton and Wroxham station it is 20 minutes' walk to Barton House Railway.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Wroxham station


  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Mobility Accessibility FacilitiesMobility Accessibility Facilities
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted
  • Smoking allowedSmoking allowed