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Coach 58

Coach 58 was one of the three most modern on the whole of the Irish narrow gauge lines and came to the County Donegal on…

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Donegal Railway Heritage Centre

Donegal Railway Heritage Centre is a registered charity and has been operating for over 25 years. The community museum is an important part of the…

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Our lovely garden is set between the station house and coaches. With picnic benches it’s the perfect place to sit with a cup of tea.

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Honorary Life Memberships Awarded

As is tradition during National Heritage Week, Donegal Railway Museum at their AGM this month, handed out a number of Honorary Lifetime Memberships to several

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County Donegal Railway Bus

Returning historic Donegal Bus, just the ticket!

A 59 year-old bus is coming home to Donegal on Saturday 12 August to bring the days of the County Donegal Railways Road Passenger Services

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Swilly 70 Badge with Sir Anthony McFarland, Jul23

Lough Swilly  limited-edition 70th Anniversary Badge launched!

As many people across Donegal and further afield will know, this year is an important anniversary for the County, as it is 70 years since

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We are National Finalists!

After the recent news that the Donegal Railway Museum won The National Lottery Good Causes Awards Heritage Category for the County, it has just been

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