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Springfields Land Train


The Trains are not running from 1 October to 25 November 2017

The SMR will re-open for the Winter Wonderland Express – Christmas Lights Experience set within the woods.

The SMR will also be running on the evening of 26 October for the switching on of the Christmas Lights

and also on the evening of 2 November for the Fireworks Display.

The SLT will not be running due to insufficient lighting.


Two trains operate within the Festival Gardens from Spring through to Autumn but also at other times of the year for special events.

Springfields Miniature Railway (SMR)

The SMR comprises of a 7¼” oval track laid in 2014 and went into operation in late 2014. The track is roughly 250m long and runs through the Woodlands offering an excellent view of the bulbs in Spring and the recently completed models of local historical attractions.

Springfields Land Train (SLT)

The SLT runs on the paths in the gardens and offers a relaxing tour of the whole gardens from the comfort of your carriage. The SLT first operated in 2014 and has proved to be a popular attraction.


The trains operate from  April to September plus school holidays and other special events such Halloween and Christmas. The opening times are noon to 4pm (weather permitting), longer opening time operate during the school summer holidays. Check the local information boards.

SMR tickets cost £2 for adults and pre-school children are free. The SLT tickets are £2.50 for adults and pre-school children are free.

Special offers run during certain times, check the local information boards for offers.