Rocks by Rail – Living Ironstone Museum

Covering 19 acres of reclaimed ironstone quarry, railway tracks and nature trails, Rocks by Rail is a journey back in time. Experience an awesome industrial landscape. Explore fascinating nature trails. Take a train trip. Drive a classic loco. Tour the workshop and loco yard. View the ironstone exhibition and learn about its importance throughout history.


  • Parking
  • Gift Shop
  • Refreshments
  • Part Disabled Access


Contact & Location

Address:Cottesmore Iron Ore Mines Sidings, Ashwell Road
Nr Oakham
Rutland LE15 7BX
Contacts: 07873 721 941
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Open days:Tue, Thu, Sun 1000-1700. (Last entry 1600.)
By Rail: Oakham / 6 miles

This entry was last updated on 27th February 2017

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