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Station Open - Dates & Times

The Station is open Sunday afternoons, static display- non steaming.
April 2014 to October 2014 - 11am to approx. 2pm
November 2014 to March 2015 - 11am to approx 1pm
(depending on weather and volunteers being on site)

Please ask volunteers for details about the station.
Admission charges; Adults 3.00, Senior/student 2.50,
Please put money in the Donation box or give to one of the volunteers.
All money goes to the upkeep of the station.


Normal opening times - Saturdays, Sundays or Mondays
11:00am to 5:00pm  (last admittance 4:15pm)

Easter   APRIL  20/21  Sun/Mon
Theme is “ George and the Dragon ”

Mayday   MAY     4/5  Sun/Mon
Spring   MAY    25/26  Sun/Mon
July   JULY     12/13   Sat/Sun
August   AUG    24/25  Sun/Mon
September  SEPT    20/21  Sat/Sun
October   OCT    18/19    Sat/Sun
Christmas   DEC   27/28   Sat/Sun

Admission Charges
Engine in Steam Days
Adult 6.00, Senior/student 4.00, Children (5-16) 3.00,
Family (2+2) 16.00
Please see more details telephone: 0115 963 2938

Please note that we do not have any credit card facilities on the site

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.

Sat Nav Post Code - NG15 9AJ.

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Join the Papplewick Association and support the Station
Membership costs 10.00pa for individual membership, 15.00pa for Family membership (2+2)
Active and not so active members welcome.
Members are allowed free entry to the station, both on static and steaming days.
For more information e-mail the membership secretary or download the application form. (pdf format).

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.

Civil Wedding Ceremonies
The station has a licence for the use of the site for Civil Wedding ceremonies, but not receptions.
Weddings can place in the Pumping Engine Station or rooms in the Superintendents House.

Meeting Room Hire
The Superintendents Meeting Room is available for hire, as a self contained venue for
small groups and meetings, up to about 10 people. Level access, kitchen and toilets.
Link to photograph of the room.
Please contact the station for further details. Tel: 0115 963 2938

Click here for printable description of directions of how to find us.

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