The first Wolsztyn Experience footplate course participant has arrived in Wolsztyn since the Coronavirus outbreak In March. To look around Wolsztyn, in Poland, please find our map by scrolling down the page. The Wolsztyn Experience | Steam footplating in Poland|Travel arrangements. September had been fully booked by an American group but because of their Coronavirus levels they cannot leave the USA or enter Poland. The fountain is specially a children's attraction - the square features of the fountain have individually controllable jets and LED lights forming a labyrinth! 4th Dec - Lodz –Kutno –Kolo –Konin – Poznan – Wolsztyn. Please read and download our terms and conditions available from our download page where maps are also available. The locomotives are the pride of Wolsztyn Steam Depot, which includes an outstanding impressive station hall, a roundhouse, a water tower, and a museum. Members are expected to make their own travel arrangements, but please inform us of your arrival time in Wolsztyn so that we can greet you and show you to your accommodation. Wolsztyn Steam Parade. Watch Queue Queue Live webcams Wolsztyn onlineWolsztyn. The Last Bastion of Mainline Steam in Europe. Organised since 1993, the 2007 event celebrated the Wolsztyn Roundhouse's 100th … The Wolsztyn Experience is making a very special offer for September 2020. It has the status of urban-rural gmina. On the first Saturday of May each year, steam buffs travel from near and far for the Wolsztyn Steam Parade - a pageant of functioning steam locomotives from across Europe. Daily steam working will now continue from Wolsztyn in western Poland into 2020, at least until the famous May Day Parade event, and there is even the prospect of extended weekday operations from the world-famous depot. The Last Bastion of Mainline Steam in Europe. Plans to refurbish a water column on platform one, as part of the station re-building, would allow steam services… Iban: GB12 BAC 2040 7190 1250 32   3rd Dec - Skarzysko  Kammienna – Lodz –Lowicz –Skierniewice – Lodz. Swift:  BARCGB22. 28th Nov - Travel from UK. 2nd Dec - Premsyl – Przeworsk – Stalowa Wola – Sandomierz – Skarzysko  Kammienna. September Sale - book now The Wolsztyn Experience is making a very special offer for September 2020. 27th November 2020 ... Wolsztyn Steam Depot was built between 1896 and 1905 in the town of Wolsztyn, in western Poland. Daily steam working will now continue from Wolsztyn in western Poland into 2020, at least until the famous May Day Parade event, and there is even the prospect of extended weekday operations from the world-famous depot. The train is now reduced to 1 coach whilst the second coach is serviced 23/3/20 Tomasz Opaska. The Wolsztyn Experience Travel Arrangements . Gary S wrote a review Feb 2020. The notes below chronicle the ups and (mainly) downs of the scheduled steam hauled trains out of Wolsztyn which eventually led to their suspension in 2014. To help you plan your travel here are the most popular routes. Saturday 2 May 2020 would have been the Wolsztyn Steam Parade, so I made this video. Today I want to show you some of the photos I took in Wolsztyn, the Polish steam train mecca. When the Leszno line is closed intermittently for track upgrading the service will be from Wolsztyn to Zbaszynek. The Wolsztyn Experience footplating,activity and steam railway holidays in Poland and Europe for driving and firing experince. Poland has a low incidence of the virus and not one case has been reported in Wolsztyn; however you will be temperature checked before boarding the loco. It is more than 2 years since I added anything on Wolsztyn, now Michael Walton has sent me information and a few pictures covering the situation at the end of 2019 (24th January 2020). Europe’s last scheduled main line steam services look set to end in little more than a year’s time, with the timetable change on Saturday, 7 December 2019, when a three year agreement to maintain steam working from Wolsztyn in western Poland is due to expire. Masks are required in public places but not on the footplate and our accommodation is sanitised between guests. The locos that will be operating for the next six months of 2020 are Pt47-65 top picture and Ol49-69 bottom picture. 5th Dec - Travel to UK, Please contact Nigel in the UK office for more information and to book your tour, Below is the Pt 47-65 returning from Zbaszynek, seen between Tuchoza & Wolsztyn in the early evening light. Enjoy the live image showing you the multimedia fountain at Wolsztyn town square, in Poland. While the original timetable change happens in December, the original 3-year contract for the steam services to replace diesel started in May 2017. Bernard Martin from Germany climbed aboard the footplate on the 11.30 Wolsztyn scheduled service to Zbaszynek on Tuesday 23rd June. Once a booking is confirmed with Nigel in the UK office he will supply you with a booking number, then payment may be made by cheque made payable to The Wolsztyn Experience or by bank transfer to Barclays Bank, The Wolsztyn Experience    I came to Wolsztyn via The Wolsztyn Experience. Tweet. Plans to refurbish a water column on platform one, as part of the station re-building, would allow steam services… Bernard was accompanied by Wolsztyn Experience Chairman, Howard Jones; on Bernard’s completion of his turn he uttered with enthusiasm “It’s great to be back” and I hope that many other enthusiasts will book to appreciate this unique experience. 29th Nov - Wolsztyn - Leszno – Ostrow – Kalisz – Zdunska Wola – Chorzew – Czestochowa I came to Wolsztyn via The Wolsztyn Experience. Account No: 90125032    Sort Code: 20-40-71   Live cameras in Wolsztyn. Although it’s not very well known, somehow people from all over the world come to see the trains, enjoy some fine Polish and international foods and see the steam train races. This video is unavailable. With a number of the depot’s remaining steam loco drivers… It covers an area of 4.78 km2. The 2020 scheduled steam services times are very similar to the 2019 ones but can be viewed under downloads. Bernard Martin from Germany climbed aboard the footplate on the 11.30 Wolsztyn scheduled service to Zbaszynek on Tuesday 23rd June. For bookings or further information ring Nigel Fitt on 01842 860436 or email, The first Wolsztyn Experience footplate course participant. The main attraction is the locomotive depot. 27th November 2020 ... Wolsztyn Steam Depot was built between 1896 and 1905 in the town of Wolsztyn, in western Poland. Wolsztyn - Poland's Steam Train Capital. 30th Nov - Czestochowa – Koniecpol – Krakow Glowny -  K.Plaszow –Skawina –Oswiecim - Katowice- Krakow Gl. The locomotives are the pride of Wolsztyn Steam Depot, which includes an outstanding impressive station hall, a roundhouse, a water tower, and a museum. First client for Wolsztyn Experience after Corona Virus lockdown, On loco L-R  Driver Andrzej Macur,  Course Participant Bernard MartinOn the Ground L–R Howard Jones Wolsztyn Experience, Fireman  Stanslaw Szcecinski. Wolsztyn is a city in Poland, part of the Greater Poland Voivodeship, Wolsztyn County. The population of the city is 14,000 people. Watch Queue Queue. A decision has been reached by Parowozownia Wolsztyn to continue to run the steam services throughout the winter, and into early Spring. Southampton, United Kingdom 12 contributions 5 helpful votes. Their bookings have been transferred to next year so we have empty space throughout September for footplate courses.