Circus Train

Roll up! Roll up! Come to The Workshops Rail Museum these April school holidays!

Grab the kids, your tickets and get onboard for the chance to see some of Queensland's circus train history, have fun in action alley and see our real life steam trains, diesel locomotives and more.

First stop: Circus Train

Circus Train
  • Have fun in Action Alley playing circus games and show off your skills like hula hoops and stilt walking. 
  • Circus entertainment daily at 10:30am, 11:30am and 12:30pm.
  • Wander the Circus Train display with 20 historical photos of the circus trains in Queensland including an historic film from the 1940s with the "greatest show on earth" rolling into Queensland, Wirth's Circus.
  • Get creative in the craft area and make  your own clown hat.


Next stop: Hands on, interactive

Who doesn't love hands on fun?


Tips to help with your visit

So what are you waiting for? Let's get you down to The Workshops Rail Museum.

  • We recommend a visit of 3 hours + because there's so much to see and do.
  • Opening hours are 9.30am - 4pm daily. We are closed Good Friday.
  • All of our exhibitions, events and activities are included in the price of your ticket.
  • Our Trackside Cafe is open daily serving delicious hot and cold food and beverages.
  • We have changed entry conditions in line with Queensland Government's COVID-Safe Plan.


Ticket prices

  • Family ticket $44.20 (2 adults, 2 children) 
  • Adult $14.50
  • Concession $12.50
  • Child (3 - 15 years) $11.50
  • Child (under 3 years) FREE
  • Annual Family Pass $99



Date: Saturday 3 April 2021 - Sunday 18 April 2021
Time: 9:30am - 4pm daily
Where: The Workshops Rail Museum, North Street, North Ipswich
Cost: Usual general Museum entry applies. 







Event Details

03 April 2021 09:30 AM - 18 April 2021 04:00 PM

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