Train-themed Easter Fun

Stop off at Ushaw for a Choo-Tastic Easter!

To celebrate our amazing exhibition From Edinburgh to London & Beyond: Railway Posters from the Golden Age of Travel, we have a whole host of train-themed Easter Holiday activities to keep the whole family entertained.

Ushaw Express with Go Loco Miniature Railway

Saturday 9th – Monday 18th April, 11am – 4pm (Drop-in)
All aboard the Ushaw Express! Delight your young ones with a ride on the miniature railway along the former pond. The railway will be the longest that Go Loco Miniature Railway have ever run!

No pre-booking required, included with Ushaw Annual Pass and Daily Admission. Ushaw Express with Go Loco Miniature Railway is funded by Durham County Council.

Trainmaster Takeover

Monday 11th April, Friday 15th April & Monday 18th April, 11am – 3pm (Drop-in)
Ushaw proudly present three Trainmaster Takeover days. Trainmaster will be chuffing into our beautiful Historic House with heaps of track and trains for your young engineers to construct and play to their hearts content. Come and get your hands on a train set big enough to take over an entire room.

No pre-booking required, included with Ushaw Annual Pass and Daily Admission.

From Edinburgh to London & Beyond: Eye Spy Style Activity

Saturday 9th – Sunday 24th April,  11am – 4pm (Drop-in)
Alongside our exhibition From Edinburgh to London & Beyond: Railway Posters from the Golden Age of Travel, children can take a detailed look at the dazzling colours and artistry in our Eye Spy Style Activity Sheet. What will you spot when you look at the posters close-up?

No pre-booking required, included with Ushaw Annual Pass and Daily Admission.

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We also have other Easter-themed events including a special Bunny Hunt! with Activate Theatre – Discover more

And Meet the Birds on Monday 18th – Discover more

 


Date

09 - 24 Apr 2022

Location

Ushaw Historic House, Chapels & Gardens
Woodland Road, County Durham, County Durham, DH7 7DW, United Kingdom

Cost

Included with Annual Pass / Daily Admission

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