February Half Term

The railway is open daily from 10.30 until 4.00. over the half term Join in the Poplar Zoo trail to see the animals and get a prize. £1 to enter. Monday 17th – Sunday 23rd February

Easter Holidays

The railway is open daily from 4th – 19th April ( not Easter Sunday) Join in our special railway Easter Trail and get a chocolate as a prize

Summer Holidays

Enjoy our railway which is open every day over the school summer holidays. Poplar has its famous summer trail for the kids and this year the them is Space travel - 25th July – 2nd September


Every year we decorate our gardens with nicely spooky ghosties and ghoulies for Halloween. 24th October - 1st November


Christmas at Poplar is a magical time. Santa’s Grotto is open at weekends from 21st November and daily from 5th December.

Christmas Night Trains

every year we decorate the gardens with lights and run trains later to allow you to see the lights. It always proves very popular. This year the night trains run until 5 pm from 5th until 23rd December, every day except Sundays (due to Sunday Trading Laws).

Xmas Night Trains