Santa’s Abbey Line Grotto


Kids and adults are all welcome to hop aboard Santa’s festive train on the Abbey Line on Sunday 9th December, which will take you to his special grotto.

Entry to the event grounds is free, however a train ticket valid for 9th December 2018 will be needed for entry to the grotto.   As under 5’s travel free they will be covered by the adult’s ticket.   A nominal fee of £2.85 per child is payable if guests do not have a train ticket.

Alight at Bricket Wood Station and follow the trail to the Grotto at St Stephen Parish Centre. There will also be Face Painting, Balloon modelling, Arts & Crafts, Mini ride on ‘Steam’ Railway, and a quiz with prizes to be won.

This Christmas Event takes place during scheduled Abbey Line Services; unfortunately, it is not possible to reserve seats.  Please avoid bringing non folding buggies as space may be limited on the train.

Train Ticket Prices: Normal train fares apply.  Please ensure you buy a ticket to avoid a penalty fare. Watford Junction – St Albans return or join at any station along the line to Bricket Wood Station.

£5.70 Adult
£2.85 children 5-15
Under 5’s free

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