Experience Days | Devon's Top Attractions

01 - 16 May   Oct

Driver Experience Courses

A great opportunity to enjoy the thrill of preparing, firing and driving a steam locomotive, on the award-winning Beer Heights…

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31 - 03 May   Nov

Tram Driving Lessons

Half Day Tram Driving Lessons Starting at 9.50am or 1:10pm from Colyton Station, this course lasts for approximately 3 hours.…

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South Devon Railway Summer Diesel gala

19 - 21 Jul   Jul

Summer Diesel Gala

We have a fleet of first generation British Railways diesels from the 1960s. The summer diesel gala weekend is a…

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Family enjoys meeting friendly donkey

21 Aug

All Things Donkey Experience Day

This unique experience allows you to get hands-on with the sanctuary’s friendly donkeys, experience meeting and caring for them, and…

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Rails and Ales at South Devon Railway

23 - 26 Aug   Aug

Rails and Ales Festival

While trains run all day, the beer and cider festival will be in full swing at Staverton. A great bank…

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Family enjoys meeting friendly donkey

28 Aug

All Things Donkey Experience Day

This unique experience allows you to get hands-on with the sanctuary’s friendly donkeys, experience meeting and caring for them, and…

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Enjoy the chance of a lifetime and have an unforgettable day out experience at one of Devon’s Top Attractions on one of their special experience days. Drive a train for the day with a real footplate experience. Drive a tram for a day or race formula JCBs. Become a zoo keeper or sleep with the sharks.
The ultimate gift and perhaps the chance to live out a childhood ambition.