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Kilmeadan, Co Waterford, Ireland, X91 DH93
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Experience the beauty of the Suir Valley from a period carriage as you take in the panoramic views of the river, and rolling farmland of Waterford and across the river to County Kilkenny. The track runs mostly along the picturesque banks of the River Suir offering views of the world famous Mount Congreve Gardens. This is an area rich in history.
The railway operates beside part of the newly opened Greenway that runs from Bilberry to Dungarvan and can be cycled or walked.
The Waterford and Suir Valley Railway Company is a community heritage project with charitable status. The project has enabled the magic of rails golden age to be brought to life in Kilmeadan. The railway is currently operated by a volunteer crew. It opens from April to the end of September and is popular with both locals and tourists; and appeals to people of all ages
At our train station, located just outside the village of Kilmeaden, a restored mark 2 railway carriage serves as the ticket office and shop. Light refreshments can be purchased, with indoor and outdoor seating available at the station. All facilities are wheelchair accessible.