WWII Home Front Event – Step Back in Time to 1940s Britain

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The hugely popular Crich Tramway Village WWII – Home Front Event returns during Easter Weekend for 2018, where you can step back in time to 1940s Home Front Britain. Collect your identity card on entry and experience a real taste of life during the Second World War!

The Village will be transformed to take you back to the WWII era where historic wartime and military vehicles will be on on the move amongst the vintage trams from the 1940s period; visitors will able to ride the trams as much as like during their visit.

Crich 1940s weekend

The Red Lion public house will be serving drinks including cask ales.

There will be daily activities for children including an Easter egg hunt for children aged 4-15 years. A children’s ‘Bootcamp’ will also be on offer, for those brave enough to face Sergeant Major Marmite!

Crich 1940s weekend

Crich 1940s weekend

There will be a replica Spitfire on display and visitors will be entertained with 1940s songs from Jayne Darling, Kev Mac and Peter Wayre each day.

Visitors are encouraged to dress for the occasion!  Dress in 1940s clothes and receive a reduced admission charge.

Crich 1940s weekend

General Admission prices on the door are £17 for adults, £13 for seniors (aged 60+), £10 for children (aged 4 – 15 years) and family ticket (2 adults, 3 children) £40. Save 50p on standard priced tickets by booking online at least 24 hours before arrival.

Crich 1940s weekend

Crich 1940s weekend

For more information go to: www.tramway.co.uk/whatson/list

To purchase tickets, standard admission tickets are required. To book online go to www.tramway.co.uk/tickets. Please note 12 month free return tickets do not apply to this event.

Crich Tramway Village is open daily from 10.00am – 5.30pm (last admissions 4.00pm) until 2nd September 2018 (Main season). Winter season commences 3rd September 2018. For further information Tel. 01773 854321 or visit: www.tramway.co.uk