Our next Open Day……
Spring Rally Sunday 4th May
11am – 4pm
A day out for all the family! Lots to see and do!
Enjoy an informative stroll around our Waterworks with everything fully open, restored machinery in operation and our volunteers on hand to explain how it all used to work. Join a free 75 minute Guided Tour at 11.30am, 1pm or 3pm.
Learn all about the progress we are making to restore our boilers and steam pumping engine!
Discover the lime kilns up above the main works, where you can also watch the industrial narrow gauge railway at work. Follow our nature trail around the three acre site and see what you can spot!
Relax in our renowned Tea Room, offering a wide range of hot & cold drinks, sandwiches, toasties, snacks, cakes & ice creams and an outdoor BBQ with locally sourced burgers and sausages, all at a reasonable price. Please feel free to make use of the picnic tables around the site too.
Our ever popular start of season rally - traction engines and steam rollers in steam, miniature railway rides (free to children), working stationary engines and classic vehicles on display
Plus: plant stall, bric-a brac, book stall and tombola
Free preserved bus service* from and to Winchester! Have a bus ride as part of your day at the Waterworks!
Winchester Station Dep 10.25 11.25 13.25 14.25 15.25
Winchester Broadway Dep 10.30 11.30 13.30 14.30 15.30
Twyford Waterworks Arr 10.50 11.50 13.50 14.50 15.50
Twyford Waterworks Dep 11.05 13.05 14.05 15.05 16.05
Winchester Station Arr 11.25 13.25 14.25 15.25 16.25
Winchester Broadway Arr 11.30 13.30 14.30 15.30 16.30
* kindly provided by Friends of King Alfred Buses