The Forest Of Dean Railways, Enjoy The Dean Forest Railway

If you like trains there are a few good Railway related tourist attractions in the Forest Of Dean and even more within an hours drive from the FOD.

Forest Of Dean Railways & Railway Related Attractions

The list of attractions that are related to trains and railways is just starting so we may have missed a few or they are on our to do list. To suggest any local tourist or visitor attractions please Email us as many details as possible to;

Dean Forest Railway

The Dean Forest Railway is a recreation of the historic Severn & Wye railway that was restored to its current state. You can enjoy a trip of over 8 miles through the Forest Of Dean on the line between Parkend and Lydney.

The centre also has a very interesting museum that specialises in Forest of Dean and Severn & Wye joint railway artefacts.


Disused Railway Lines

There are also many disused railway lines throughout the forest including many disused rail bridges on the river Wye as in the photograph below.

Disused Railway Lines River Wye
Disused Railway Lines River Wye

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