The Station is open Sunday afternoons, static display- non steaming.
November 2016 to March 2017 - 11am to approx 1pm
(depending on weather and volunteers being on site)
April 2017 to October 2017 - 11am to 2.00pm - (gates locked soon after 2.00pm)
Please ask volunteers for details about the station.
Admission charges; Adults £3.00, Senior/student £2.50,
Child (5-16) £2.00, Family (2A+3C) £8.00
Please put money in the Donation box or give to one of the volunteers.
All money goes to the upkeep of the station.
BEAM ENGINES STEAMING DATES FOR 2017
The Pumping Station will be in steam and tours to the underground reservoir will also be available.
Station Open 11am-5pm both days, apart from December 11am-4pm.
Mayday - Sunday 30th April & Monday 1st May
Music Theme - Sunday - Black Diamonds Brass Band
Monday - Bestwood Male Voice Choir
Spring Bank - Sunday 28th & Monday 29th May
World War 1 Weekend
July - Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th July
9th July - Steampunk at Papplewick Pumping Station
August - Sunday 27th & Monday 28th August
Summer Craft Fair
September - Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th September
Pipe Organ Gathering
October - Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd October
December - Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th December
Christmas with Winter Craft Fair
Admission Charges - Engines in Steam Days - includes free car parking
Adult £10.00, Senior/student £7.50, Child (5-16) £5.00, Family (2A+3C) £25.00
Adult £8.00, Senior/Student £6.00, Child (5-16) £4.00, Family (2A+3C) £20.00
* Note for visitors: Upon arrival we will offer you the Gift Aid price for admission to a steam day event. By choosing to pay the Gift Aid admission prices we are able to reclaim 25% tax on the whole amount paid which goes towards maintaining the Pumping Station for future generations to enjoy. Please note you are free to choose the standard admission if you wish, just let us know when you come to pay.
Please see more details telephone: 0115 963 2938
Please note that credit card facilities should be available at reception.
The majority of the site is accessible for all but due to the historical nature of the Engine House
access is via a small flight of steps leading to the porch and main door;
there are also internal stairs for reaching the upper floors.
LEARNING LOFT Activities 2017
Sat Nav Post Code - NG15 9AJ.
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Private conducted tours
The Pumping Station may be opened for private conducted tours,
arrangements can be made for most days of the week, daytime or evenings.
Please contact the station for further details. Tel: 0115 963 2938
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