Welcome to the Narrow Gauge Railway Museum. Please see the News section for the latest museum happenings.
Lifting rails from Crich Quarry for use on the Talyllyn Railway. Photo by David Chatfield. This on the site now occupied by Crich Tramway Village. One of a large set of pictures recently added to our archives.
The museum is located at the Wharf Station of the Talyllyn Railway, in Tywyn, Gwynedd, Wales, United Kingdom.
Admission to the museum is free of charge. Donation boxes are available should you wish to show your appreciation.
For instructions on how to get here please see the map on the Talyllyn Railway web site.
Opening hours for the remainder of 2013 will be as follows:
Saturdays and Sundays from 9 November to 21 December inclusive: 11.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. (no trains running; Cafe and Shop Open).
22, 23 and 24 December, and 26 December to 1 January inclusive: 10.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m. (trains running).
The museum will open on 1 January, 15-23 Feb (trains running), and on Saturdays and Sundays during March (trains running 9, 16, 23, and 30 March only) from . Closed on all other days. Daily opening will resume on 5 April 2014.
Visits for groups or for individual research purposes when the museum is closed can usually be accommodated by advance arrangement (minimum 48 hours notice). Please contact us via the Talyllyn Railway, telephone 01654 710472.