Famous Trains welcomes 60,000th visitor

Famous Trains, the permanent model railway attraction located in Markeaton Park, Derby, welcomed its 60,000th visitor in early September.


The attraction first opened in April 2014 and features the charity’s extensive ‘OO’ gauge model of Chinley station, together with model railway displays and a shop.

On Saturday September 9, the organisation welcomed its 60,000th visitor when Joe Masters and his family arrived to view the permanent displays at the site. In celebration, he was awarded a commemorative certificate and a gift voucher to spend in the shop by the charity's chairman, Adrian Maynard.

Located alongside Markeaton Park’s main car park, Famous Trains is open to the public every Saturday, Sunday and Monday between 11am and 4pm. Admission is £3 for adults, £1.50 for children and £6 for families.

Visit www.famoustrains.org.uk for more information.