Down Time Summerfest 2019

Free family train rides this Downtime at Downpatrick and County Down Railway with trains departing from 12pm – 4pm.

There’s no tickets for this, our doors are open all afternoon with no charge.

You can explore everything that the railway has to offer, including:
– travelling on a steam train to Inch Abbey
– exploring our carriage and locomotive gallery to get up close (and inside!) vintage locomotives and carriages
– see inside a genuine signal cabin
– learn about the history of rail travel
– experience a restored An Post ‘Travelling Post Office’ carriage and learn how mail was sorted on the move
– kids can dress up and play games

Find out more about your visit here.

The railway is fully accessible for wheelchairs and prams etc., with level access to all areas and ease of travelling on the train.