• LOTTERY FUNDED THROUGH THE HERITAGE LOTTERY FUND

    LOTTERY FUNDED THROUGH THE HERITAGE LOTTERY FUND

  • LOCOMOTIVE AT SUNSET

    LOCOMOTIVE AT SUNSET

  • FRESHWATER LOCO & TWO COACHES

    FRESHWATER LOCO & TWO COACHES

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FRI 19 SEP

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WE ARE NEXT OPERATING ON
Sunday 21 September

EVENTS

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  • IW GUNDOG SHOW

    This event is organised by the IW Gundog Club

    20th September

  • WINE FESTIVAL

    Crisp whites and powerful reds … Elegant sparklers and luscious desser...

    27th and 28th September

  • ISLAND STEAM DAYS - October

    Head back to the 1940s to discover how the railways provided our daily...

    12th October

  • WIZARD WEEK

    In a puff of steam it’s Wickedly Wonderful Halloween Fun during Octobe...

    27th to 31st October

  • HALLOWEEN FRIGHT NIGHT!

    Dare you ride the ‘Train of Fright’!? Dress-up as witches, wizards and...

    31st October

  • The POPPY TRAIN

    Join us for a special day of trains as we commemorate the end of the F...

    9th November

  • SANTA SPECIALS

    Santa is making Havenstreet his special Christmas home again this year...

    6th, 7th, 13th, 14th, 20th to 24th December

  • CHRISTMAS CARVERY NIGHT

    Experience the magic of team at night and enjoy a festive carvery dinn...

    20th December

ABOUT US

Your visit to The Award-Winning Isle of Wight Steam Railway will engage, inspire and excite you ... The sight of powerful majestic steam engines, the charm of quiet rural stations, and the friendliness of traditionally uniformed staff, will leave you with some enduring memories of a special day out.

For the family and casual visitor, we offer a unique and exciting day out, as you step back to a bygone era when steam power was the order of the day. We are one of Britain’s Heritage Railways and a registered educational charity, but we’re also much more besides.

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Take a Ride

Take a Ride behind one of our vintage steam locomotives for a special journey back in time. Breathe in the evocative smells of a real steam railway, while your eyes and ears thrill to the puffing and hissing of the steam engine. Settle back in beautifully restored Victorian and Edwardian carriages and enjoy a unique view of some of the Island’s unspoilt countryside ... or hop off at one of our stations and just watch the trains go by!

A journey on the multi award-winning Isle of Wight Steam Railway is an unforgettable experience for all the senses.

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LATEST NEWS

46447 - rapid progress towards completion

Overhaul of the IWSR's Ivatt 2MT tender locomotive 46447 nears completion on the East Somerset Railway.

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Carriage & Wagon News - September 2014

The latest Carriage & Wagon maintenance and restoration news from the Isle of Wight Steam Railway.

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41298 in steam video clip

This brief video clip shows 41298 in steam for the first time since 1967

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FOLLOW IW STEAM RAILWAY

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