Steam Through the Ages

On Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th September we are delighted to announce a new Steam Through the Ages experience.

Each station will be presenting a different time zone.

Sheffield Park will recreate a Victorian era, leading on to Horsted Keynes with a 1940s war time display. Kingscote will offer a recreation of a 1960s restaurant and East Grinstead will recreate the sounds of the 1980s.

Travel tickets are valid all day so hop on and off the trains to explore what is going on at each station as much as you like.

Highlights will include:

Sheffield Park

  • Victorian music
  • Locomotive sheds
  • Museum
  • Bessemer Arms
  • Gift shop

Horsted Keynes

  • Concert party shows
  • Black Market traders
  • Sussex Home Guard Displays including Firearms, bayonet practise and parades
  • Military vehicles
  • King George V Buffet serving war time food
  • Carriage and Wagon viewing gallery
  • Gas mask making with Jacqui Sparkes


  • 1960s fun and frivolity more details coming soon. (Dig out your flower power outfits)

East Grinstead

  • Travel Centre
  • The Grinsteade Buffet Carriage will be open for refreshments and snacks

For those wishing to attend as a re-enactor or display/stand holder please complete and return this form.


Advanced Ticket
(2 + 3)
Smaller Family (1 + 3)
All Line 3rd Class £22.00 £11.00 £62.00 £40.00
BRPS 3rd Class £11.00 £5.50 £31.00

Advance Fares apply to tickets purchased by the end of the month preceding the event.

Full Fare Ticket
(2 + 3)
Smaller Family (1 + 3)
All Line 3rd Class £25.00 £12.50 £69.00 £44.50
BRPS 3rd Class £12.50 £6.25 £34.50
3rd class one stop
Horsted Keynes-Sheffield Park or Kingscote
£7.00 £3.50
3rd class one stop
Horsted Keynes-East Grinstead
£9.00 £4.50
3rd class one stop
East Grinstead-Kingscote
£3.00 £1.00
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