image for Museum item typeRailworld and Wildlife Haven

Museum, £2-£3




Oundle Road,


Railworld is a unique experience to discover the development of rail transport and shows how it has evolved through the use miniature models and exhibitions.
Also a great secret! Railworld is also home to the Wildlife HAVEN which is an intriguing and exciting place for everyone to explore and learn about nature and our environment.
This lovely nature reserve has been carefully put together by dedicated volunteers, their hard work and enthusiasm shows through everwhere you look.
Not to be missed, a lovely and educational experience for the whole family to enjoy.

Railworld has a large model railway, with hands-on exhibits. We have the unique hover train RTV31, and one of the 1984's Birmingham International Airport Maglevs.

Visitors are welcome to bring their own picnics.

Baby changing facilitiesCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic siteRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

Children welcomeDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Guided tours for individualsGuided tours for groupsSmoking not allowed

Opening details

Please check website for changes.


NVR Customers: £3.00 Adult, £2.00 Concession and £1.00 Child.
Non NVR Customers: £4.00 Adult, £3.00 Concession and £1.00 Child.


See location of Railworld and Wildlife Haven on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TL 188981  Lat: 52.56780 Long: -0.24782

By Road:
Off the A1139 at jct 5. Follow city centre signs to Boongate roundabout. Follow little puffer white and brown tourist signs into Oundle Road, then follow Railworld's own white and brown signs to Railworld's own car park.

By Public Transport:
From Peterborough station it is 15 minutes' walk to Railworld. Also Stage coach. Cit 1 bus, every 10 minutes from Queensgate bus station (close to train station) to Cubitt Way Stop on Oundle Road.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Peterborough station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Guided tours for individualsGuided tours for individuals
  • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

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