Crich Tramway Museum
A lovingly restored period village that is also home to the National Tramway Museum and its world renowned archives. Travel on one of the many working trams. Visit when there is a special event, such as the various vintage vehicle weekends, horse tram days, and war time remenicenses.
Visit the Tramway Museum website
What makes it special
- Ride on one of the many
- Attend one of the classic or vintage vehicle events
16th March to 12th April - daily 10:00 to 16:30 (except weekends to 17:30)
13th April to 8th Sept - daily 10:00 to 17:30
9th Sept to 27th October - daily 10:00 to 16:30 (except weekends to 17:30)
28th October to 3rd November - Starlight events
Senior (aged 60+): £14.00
Child (aged 4 -15): £10.50
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