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14 July

365 Great Things About Staffordshire - Staffordshire is home to Thomas Land - the only Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends themed 'theme park' in Europe

Thomas Land was introduced to Drayton Manor Park, near Tamworth, in 2008, giving little fans the chance to meet Thomas the Tank Engine and enjoy Thomas & Friends favourites such as Bertie Bus, Harold’s Helicopter Tour and Cranky’s Tower Drop.

Since then 'The Island of Sodor' has increased in size by 40% when in 2015 Toby’s Tram Express and Captain’s Seas Adventure and other themed attractions were added. 

Then in In 2017 the beloved Thomas & Friends character ’James’ who had been sleeping peacefully next to Knapford Station, got his very own James and Red Balloon Ride.

Thomas Land has the biggest Thomas Shop anywhere, exclusive VIP party rooms and Thomas himself ‘peep peep-ing’ his way down the tracks - what more could any Thomas loving little engine want?

So if you’re looking for the best place to meet Thomas the Tank Engine and all his friends, look no further than Drayton Manor Park, the home of Thomas Land, and discover why we love Thomas so much here in Staffordshire. 

Thomas Land,
Drayton Manor Park, 
Near Tamworth,
B78 3TW

Find out more about Thomas Land on the Drayton Manor website. 



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