Welcome aboard this treasured historical railway!

The Sliabh Callan leaving the platform

The West Clare Railway heritage museum and railway is closed this season as Maintenance and Certification of the Slieve Callan Steam engine due to be carried out by engineers from the UK was held up due to Covid 19.

Open May – September

Museum Open Sundays & Bank Holidays 1pm – 4pm
All other days by appointment.

Email us for information on the next Steam Train running dates.

Steam engine operates for prebooked tours or by appointment in advance.Diesel Train operates by request.

These times may be subject to change. Other times may be available by prior arrangement. The total experience of a Guided Tour of Museum and Train Trip takes 1 hour (approx


  • Adults:- €15.00 Steam Train / €10.00 Diesel Train
  • Children:- €8.00 Steam Train / €5.00 Diesel Train
  • Children under 3 years free
  • Group discounts available