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Valley Heights Loco Depot Heritage Museum


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Location

17 Tusculum Road, Valley Heights, 2777

Contact

Phone: (02) 4751 4638
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The Valley Heights Locomotive Depot Heritage Museum is the Blue Mountains Division of the NSW Rail Transport Museum.
Located adjacent to the Great Western Highway and railway, it is an easy walk from the Valley Heights Railway Station.

Explore the oldest roundhouse in NSW and enjoy the sights, sounds (and smells) of railway travel over the last 100 years!
 
 Enjoy unlimited 20 minute rides on our 1890s Sydney Steam Tramcar and view model railway layouts including a five metre long HO scale model of the Depot as it was in the 1950s. 
 
 Climb aboard steam engines, carriages and wagons from many eras of trains across the mountains. See the remarkable "Caves Express" and the "Ice Van", carefully restored to their former glory!
 
 View exhibits of rail artefacts and paintings, local history and photographic display plus a large collection of books, videos and souvenir items. 
 
 Kids can do the quiz and check answers on the website.
 
 Barbecue facilities are available or relax with a cup of tea or coffee and cake in the tea rooms.
 
Opening Hours:
Public Holiday: Weekdays by appointment Only ...... 10am to 4pm. Normally second and fourth Sunday of every month.

July 2018

Extra Open Days at Valley Heights Rail Museum in July School Holidays!

A rare chance to explore the Museum in the quiet of a "non-steam" day. Stroll at your leisure and enjoy all the regular exhibits and activities. Listen to "Charlie" and "Harry" as they prepare for their day's work. Learn about the "Call Boy" and relax in the first class luxury of the "Caves Express". Models galore! Then order a coffee from our barista and even a sweet delicacy to go with it! REDUCED ADMISSION FEES on these two days only!

 

Various Dates 12th to 19th July 2018 Last 19th July 2018

Disability Access
Children Welcome
Member Event
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