Frequently Asked Questions


PARKING   Pendon has a small car park that is sufficient at most times. If you do find that you need to park on the public road please do so with consideration to our neighbours and the village.

RESTRICTIONS  Please note that pushchairs cannot be accommodated. Dogs are not allowed in the museum.

PHOTOGRAPHY  Flash photography is not allowed. You may not take photographs that include children without the permission of their parents or guardians. Those wishing to take photographs for commercial use must clear this with the museum in advance.

DISABILITIES   If you or a member of your party has a disability or is mobility-impaired please inform us before your visit and we will do our best to assist. This applies to both visitors on public admission days and to those participating in our events and activities. You will find more detailed information here.

GROUPS   We are pleased to make special arrangements for visits by associations, clubs, educational or youth groups. 

SHOP  Our shop sells books about railways, modelling and life in 1930s. We stock a very limited range of modelling materials, our own range of 3D printed figures and a range of souvenirs, models and gifts for younger enthusiasts. 

CAFE  Our cafĂ© sells light refreshments including tea, coffee, soft drinks, biscuits and confectionery. 

WIFI  We provide free wi-fi throughout most of the museum. We invite you to use this to post on social media about your visit.

COMFORT  The museum is fully air-conditioned.