Christmas is creeping up on us!

Well there’s a statement of the obvious!  And in our busy volunteer lives nothing galvanises us like getting ready for our Santa Specials. So following our tried and trusted method Santa will once more stable his reindeer locally and will move in with us for 9 days this year in the run up to Christmas.  We will be polishing the elves as usual and giving Santa...

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Staffed entirely by volunteers  

Closed until Santa Specials 9th December  

Trevarno Farm, Prospidnick, near Helston. TR13 0RY

Open 9,10, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23 December for Santa Specials

Adult £8, Child (5 - 15) £5, Children under 5 are Free,

Family (2 Adults, 3 Children) £17

Parking and entry is free:  We can take card payments

Wheelchair access available from the carpark to the station - but sorry wheelchairs won't fit on the train

For access queries please ring 07901 977 597. 

Disabled toilet and baby changing facilities available  

Next Juniors Day 19th November 2017. 10.30 - 14.30

contact for more information - new members welcome


We've been on BBC Spotlight, The One Show, ITV local news, BBC Radio Cornwall and West Midlands.

The Helston Railway Preservation Society was the result, 12 years ago, of a vision by a small number of enthusiasts to re-open a section of the Helston branch line. 

We now have a 1000 members!  

Winner of the Heritage Railway of the Year Award & the HRA Website Award 

Please browse our website and learn more about our wonderful project.