The West Somerset Steam Railway Trust

Learning at the Gauge Museum

Our Schools Programme at the Gauge Museum offers clear curriculum-links to both History and the STEM subjects. Choose from our range of Loans Boxes and Resource Packs, or join us for a Learning Session or self-guided visit.


For a quick overview, download our Schools Information Leaflet


Why not combine your Visit to the Gauge Museum with a Ride on our Historic Railway?

What better way to round off your learning experience than to feel for yourself the power of a steam locomotive as you travel through the beautiful Somerset countryside?


The Railway offers a range of possible routes on our line, allowing you to tailor your visit in terms of time and expense.


Use the links below to find out more about what’s on offer:


Schools Programme

Explore our range of Learning Sessions, Resource Packs and Loans Boxes. More...


Plan an Educational Visit

Find out all you need to know about visiting the Gauge Museum and the WSR. More...


Book an Educational Visit

Contact us to arrange your visit and book your train ride. More...

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The Learning Programme at the Gauge Museum is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund. More...