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Special Events & Experiences 2018

We offer a range of events and activities all year round, from our popular Christmas specials to summer holiday i-spys and more. Come along to our great little railway, run by passionate and friendly people.

 

White Rabbit Easter Trail

29th March - 15th April

Join Alice in Wonderland to hunt for clues down the line. 

Between Good Friday and Easter Monday, for an additional £1, every completed trail receives a boxed Easter egg.

Wells at War

2nd & 3rd June


Bringing the spirit, humour and style of the WW2 period back to life!  Includes Battle of Britain Memorial Flight fypast.  Further details to be announced nearer the time.

NEWSFLASH!

The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) have confirmed a Hawker Hurricane flypast on Sunday 3 June.

The Enchanted Railway

Throughout the summer holidays


Help the fairies find their way back home as the wicked witch and her nasty allies try to stop them! Activity sheets and i-spy down the line - magic wands at the ready. No extra charge, standard fares apply.

Halloween - Spooky I-Spy

18th - 28th October


Join us on a creepy trail as we try to find the clues down the line.

 

Magical Christmas Specials

Sat 8th, Sun 9th, Sat 15th, Sun 16th, Fri 21st & Sat 22nd December 2018

  

Join us for a festive steam ride to re-discover the magic of Christmas! Our popular Father Christmas specials are the starting point for many families' Christmas. Book early to avoid disappointment.  Bookings being taken now.

Don't take our word for it, here is what our lovely customers said:

'Can't believe you got the real Santa! Fantastic, see you next year!' The Shepherd family

'Will definitely return next year, may daughter said it was the best visit to see Santa ever!' - Kelly Louise

'What an amazing experience, we'll be back next year without a shadow of a doubt! - the Underwood family

Full payment required in advance.  

Have a Go at Driving a Loco!

Ever wanted to take the controls of a steam or diesel loco? Always played with a train set and wanted to play with a much bigger one? WWLR offers you the chance to get up close and personal with either a Garratt steam loco or our replica Wisbech Tram. From a half-day immersive session that includes steam-raising, light engine to the full rake and a fish & chips lunch to a chance to have a go around the station for as little as £25 (subject to availability). Please check our Facebook page for regular updates.