“The gardens have changed each time we come and get better and better, lovely!”

The Steam museum and Gardens

Bressingham Gardens and Steam Experience is a unique combination arising out of the passions of founder Alan Bloom, whose profession of nurseryman and gardener and hobby of a steam powered collection of trains and traction engines led to the leisure destination of Bressingham Gardens and Steam Museum (The Steam Museum is now a charitable trust).

Here families with children can enjoy train rides into the Waveney woodland and valley and around Alan Bloom’s Dell Garden, ride on the Victorian Roundabout, the Gallopers or visit the Dad’s Army reconstruction of Warmington on Sea as shown in the ever popular TV series Dad’s Army.

For further details regarding visiting, Bressingham Steam Museum website or call on 01379 686900.

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Testimonials

  • “Having been coming here at least twice a week since May, I will be very sad not to do so until end of March 20.”

  • “Stunning – will definitely return & bring the team from RHS Harlow Carr with me.”

  • “I have seen this garden evolve over the years, never ceases to amaze me. Today the autumn colours are spectacular. So beautiful.

  • “Favourite garden for 45 years”

  • “Favourite garden for 45 years.”

  • “Mind-boggling! Sensory overload!!!”

  • “One of the loveliest gardens we have visited. Especially so at this time of year. A real surprise. Matches Wisley for effect.”

  • “Wow – what colour combinations and interesting strata … heights + colours + texture. Really wonderful.”

  • “Beautiful textures & colours. Wonderful trees which all add to the beauty and atmosphere of this garden.”

  • “There are some superb gardens in East Anglia, this is the best of them all – what a spectacle!”

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