Visitor Information

fordsonOpening Times

We are open from 10am to 5pm on the following Sundays:

  • Sunday 1st April 2018
  • Sunday 6th May 2018
  • Sunday 3rd June 2018
  • Sunday 1st July 2018
  • Sunday 4th August 2018
  • Sunday 2nd September 2018
  • Sunday 7th October 2018

We will open additionally on one Saturday, probably in August.  Please see here for details nearer the time.


We make a small charge of £3 for adults and £1.50 for children.  This includes train rides on the railway.

How to find us

The museum is located in the village of Dorrington, off the B1188 Lincoln to Sleaford road.  Turn into the village at the “Musician’s Arms” pub, and follow the road through the village, and under the railway bridge.  The museum entrance is 300 yards on the right.

Car parking is provided adjacent to the museum.  From the entrance gateway, follow the farm road for 1/2 mile, bearing left where the road forks.


Disabled Facilities

There is a disabled toilet available, and the train can accommodate a wheelchair.  Please note that some of the museum site is not accessible by wheelchair.


We can accommodate parties on other days.  Please contact us for details.