Family Information

We want to make your family day out as simple and fun as possible – here are some handy tips to read before your visit

• Children under 3 years old travel for free

• Prams, pushchairs and wheelchairs are accepted onto our trains.  Please note, wheelchairs take priority on our trains.

• Our free to enter Museum is full of interactive exhibits for the children to learn and get involved in – a great way to extend your day with us

• Children’s Menus available

• We have an Adventure Playground at Abergynolwyn Station

• Keep an eye on our Special Events page for lots of fabulous family events in the year including Easter Bunny Trail, Peter Sam’s Party, Teddy Bears Picnic, Steam and Scream and Santa Specials and lots more

• Family friendly walks in the area

• View our Accessibility page to help you plan your visit if you have access requirements

• The whole family is welcome, even Dogs!

• Did you know the Talyllyn Railway is the owner of locomotives Talyllyn, Dolgoch, Sir Haydn, Edward Thomas, Midlander, Douglas and Tom Rolt which were written into the Rev. W Awdry’s stories as Skarloey, Rheneas, Sir Handel, Peter Sam, Rusty, Duncan and Ivo Hugh.  Find out more here

If you have any more questions you can Contact Us and we will be happy to help!