Thomas is returning to the Caledonian Railway for the Day Out with Thomas event held at Brechin Station and Dun Stations at Brechin Angus. The stations heritage can be traced back to 1848 and is reminiscent of the grand Victorian railway terminus from that period.
Everything from the charm and original character with features from a bygone era are preserved for everyone to enjoy. Visit the Caledonian Railway and step back in time when men carried pocket watches and steam trains with their whistles, and puffing smoke were in their glory.
At the Caledonian Railway one can enjoy the preserved steam operated railway with its collection of vintage diesel locomotives and coaches along with a collection of classic steam engines. Interesting the Donald and Douglas the engines who are brothers and live on the Island of Sodor are modeled after the Caledonian Railway McIntosh 812 0-6-0.
The most popular day for the children is the Day Out with Thomas the Tank Engine. The magical train ride is eight miles round trip between Brechin and Bridge of Dun. Included in the price of the ticket are many activities and free give a ways for the children. There are some differences in what is available at either location, see below for details. Hot & Cold Snacks are available at both stations.
Also remember there are other activities too throughout the year like Father's Day, Easter and the Santa Christmas train. You’re your tickets in advance to avoid disappointment, "Enjoy a great day out at the Caledonian Railway".
Free gifts for all of the children include Junior Engineers Certificate, Free Mega Bloks giveaway andTemporary Tattoos.
Here is a list of activities the children will enjoy during this event at Brechin Station:
• Cheeko the Clown
• Bounchy Castle
• Brake Van Rides
• Miniature Railway
• Fairground Rides
• Face Painter
• Thomas DVD show
• Thomas Stories
• Meet Percy
• Meet Diesel and the Troublesome Trucks
• Imagination Station
Here is a list of activities the children will enjoy during this event at Bridge of Dun Station:
• Bouncy Castle
• Thomas DVD Show
• Meet Co-Co
• Classic Bus Trips to House
• House of Dun and Montrose
• One return joureny on the Thomas train
Free Gifts for all Children:
Junior Engineers Certificate
Mega Bloks giveaway
Day Out with Thomas at the Caldonian Railway Station video
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