Whats happening; junior modelling; family trip; Modelling workshops; model railway

Welcome to Pendon Museum

A glimpse of English rural life around 1930 through extraordinary dioramas featuring railways, villages and landscapes.

Museum Open
Museum Open
Museum Open
Museum Open



Pendon is now open but for a period visits need to be pre-booked. 

Bookings are made for parties of up to 6 people arriving together.

'CLICK TO BOOK SLOT' to reserve a date and time for a party. For bookings for dates after 19 June you will be asked to  pay a small deposit.

Details of our temporary booking arrangements and associated processes can be found here 

Pendon opens at 11:00 and closes at 16:00. The last admission time is 14:40

What's happening at Pendon

Digital Jigsaws

Digital Jigsaws

For children to experts

Digital jigsaws based on photos of Pendon with a range of difficulties - for children through to expert

Friends of Pendon

Friends of Pendon

Support the museum: enjoy the benefits

Our membership organisation - we need you especially through this difficult period.

Virtual Tour of the Vale

Virtual Tour of the Vale

Explore some highlights

Explore some highlights from the Vale Scene - buildings and trains.

Explore the museum