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The only comprehensive guide to Britain's Transport & Industrial Heritage Museums, Railways and Events

For almost 50 years, the Steam Heritage Guide has provided a resource for the entire UK preservation scene and all aspects of our heritage. With over 900 museums, heritage railways and other attractions and 1,300 events listed, it is Britain's most comprehensive guide to the heritage market.

  • Easy to use design and layout with information clearly labelled
  • Museum and attraction listings by region to make it easy to find nearby places of interest when visiting an area
  • Index of museums and sites of interest alphabetically and by type of attraction
  • Steam rallies and heritage events for the whole year
  • Full colour throughout

If you are going to a steam rally or taking a holiday to visit heritage attractions, make sure you take the Steam Heritage Guide.

The 2014 Steam Heritage Guide is now available from good newsagents or order via this website.

Steam Rallies and Vintage Shows in 2014

The guide includes a comprehensive diary of steam rallies, vintage shows, railway events and open days across Britain.

Note: we DO NOT organise any shows. Please contact the organisers direct!

Heritage Railways, Museums and Collections

Listings of preserved railways, steam centres and transport and industrial museums to ship, canal, aircraft and military vehicle collections.

Heritage & Preservation News

11th July 2014

Vintage Spirit August 2014 issue is available

The August 2014 issue of Vintage Spirit is again packed with features on steam and preservation including reports on the Banfield Sale and events including Shanes Castle in Northern Ireland. Features include looking at the limited steam heritage that remains in south-west Africa on the Skeleton Coast; Fowler No.13138, Finella, celebrating its centenary after 100 years with the same family; Albions in Scotland and conservation of classic fairground…

6th June 2014

Events Cancelled

We have been advised that the Wiltshire Steam & Vintage Rally at Rainscombe Park, Oare, near Marlborough on 7th & 8th June, and the Stoke Row Rally on the same weekend have been cancelled due to the continuing effect of bad weather.

8th May 2014

Last two airworthy Lancasters to fly at Wings & Wheels

Wings & Wheels is delighted to confirm a once in a life time air display with the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum’s (CWHM) prized Avro Lancaster which will be flying at the Show on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th August 2014. Joining the only other airworthy Lancaster in the world, owned and operated by the RAF BBMF, CWHM will display at Dunsfold Aerodrome as part of a month long tour of the UK. As well as celebrating the exceptionally close…

29th April 2014

Chase Transport Show – cancelled

We have been informed that the Chase Transport Show and the Firework Fantasia events on 26/27th April 2014 have both been cancelled.

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The quality magazine for steam and industrial heritage enthusiasts

From the publishers of the Steam Heritage Guide, Vintage Spirit brings you the latest event reports, preservation news and fascinating features on restoration projects, heritage museums and well-known personalities from the preservation scene.

Published monthly, Vintage Spirit is available in all good newsagents, or you can purchase the latest issue online, or why not take out a subscription to make sure you never miss an issue.

The Steam Heritage Guide contains listings of preservation and heritage sites, railways, museums and attractions across the UK with contact details and facilities to help you plan days out for the family or for UK steam and heritage enthusiasts from preserved railways and steam centres to transport and industrial museums and collections. Maritime, Aviation, Military and Vintage vehicle museums are all included plus a comprehensive events diary list of air, classic car, railway galas, steam rallies, vintage shows and a huge amount more.