About Kidderminster Railway Station
Kidderminster Railway Station is the primary train station serving the large town of Kidderminster, Worcestershire. It was opened in the mid-19th century by the Great Western Railway, as an extension of the Oxford, Worcester, and Wolverhampton Railway. It’s currently undergoing an extensive redevelopment project, due to be finished in 2019.
Coming to Kidderminster?
The largest town in the Wyre Forest District, Kidderminster is distinguished by its three shopping centres, and abundance of pretty Victorian buildings which overlook the river Stour. Its impressive town hall has hosted speeches from a number of prominent historical figures, including the Antarctic explorer Ernest Shackleton and the suffragette leader Emmeline Pankhurst. Today, it’s known as one of the best live music venues in the Wyre Forest.
West Midlands Safari and Leisure Park
An award-winning attraction, the West Midlands Safari Park houses giraffes, elephants, cheetahs, Indian rhinos, and many more incredible species. Visitors can drive through the park as many times as they wish in their own vehicles, and even feed some of the animals. After the safari route, patrons can walk the park’s discovery trail, getting up-close with penguins, sea lions, reptiles, and many examples of sea life.
Planning a trip to Kidderminster Railway Station? Travelodge Kidderminster Hotel is just a five-minute drive away, and Travelodge Hartlebury Hotel can be reached in a quarter of an hour.