Visitor Information

fordsonOpening Times

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

  • Sunday 2nd April 2017
  • Sunday 7th May 2017
  • Sunday 4th June 2017
  • Sunday 2nd July 2017
  • Saturday 5th August 2017 – ADDITIONAL OPEN DAY
  • Sunday 6th August 2017
  • Sunday 3rd September 2017
  • Sunday 1st October 2017


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.