Special Notice

To coincide with the Chidrens' events at Bracken Hall during the school holidays, the Tramway will be opening on a Wednesday.
Opening times 12:00-16:30

The first Wednesday the 8th was a great success everyone had a good time.

Come along on the rest of the Wednesdays.

15th, 22nd and 29th of August.

Some of our maintenance team taking a well earned break after finishing the new roof on the Blue Tram.

Time Travel
Margaret and John Cunnington.

Remembering a bit of history. It was 75 years since Margaret first rode the tramway and she wanted to come back and relive her childhood memory.

Delighted to see you both.

Click on upcoming Events,
to see what's in store.

Normal Opening

From 31st March,
Saturday & Sunday 12:00 to 16:30 hrs

The trams run continually during these times so we cannot pre-book seats.

Please note that we cannot accept Credit/Debit cards.
Cash Only

Please note for schools and party bookings at other times, email us and we will try to accommodate your needs.

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You may email us here: info@shipleyglentramway.co.uk













All Welcome

Prams and bikes are welcome - we just want you to enjoy the tramway !

Dogs, accompanied by well behaved owners are welcome too

We are always pleased to have school visits or special bookings (if volunteers are available)

Email us on info@shipleyglentramway.co.uk and let us know


Help Us !

Would you like to help run the tram?

  • help with maintenance,
  • serve in the shop (sorry - no free sweets!) or
  • look after the museum?

There is always lots to do with many varied tasks to suit all skills.

Why not come along and have a chat ?

How to find us

The tramway is easy to find with parking (mainly at the bottom station) and is on the bus route - details to follow.

Google map of the area is here or clicking the image above


See the area

There are some wonderful things to see and places to visit in the area. Salts Mill, The David Hockney Gallery, Bronte country, Baildon Moor, Ilkley Moor and many many others.

Bradford offers wide variety of fantastic visitor attractions

Click here for more details

Grateful thanks to those who have uploaded Youtube videos over the years

We are rightly proud of this achievement.

It is thanks to you, our patrons and to our dedicated team