Old Brook Pumping Station is been a museum since the early 1980s. Originally called the Brook Low-Level Pumping Station, the Preserved Station now serves a dual role as an interesting public utility and to house a collection of exhibits relating to the industrial history of the Medway Towns and its surrounding area.


It's easy to reach Old Brook Pumping Station in Kent, by train. Simply hop on a train to Chatham station - then it's a 5-10 minute walk through the town of Chatham.


For more visitor info including opening times, visit Old Brook Pumping Station’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
  • Monday to Friday open from 05:45:00 until 20:00:00
  • Saturday open from 06:15:00 until 20:00:00
  • Sunday open from 07:00:00 until 19:00:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelThe staff is available at all times.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Lost PropertyAvailable
Lost Property phone number0345 322 7021
Lost Property Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Buffet platform 1, Starbucks in booking hall. Confectionary machines on platform 1&2
ATM notes
Located on concourse
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
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This station has a degree of step-free access to the platform, which may be in both directions or in one direction only - please check details - Step free access to platform 1 for services to London via ramp to car park. Step free access to platform 2 for services away from London via ramp from Railway Street. Step free interchange via road and steep paths is in excess of 250 metres. Step access between platforms available via the booking hall.
Toilets notesPlatform 1 & 2 - Available during staffing hours
Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
*Helpline closed on Christmas Day Assistance/Help available from station staff from First to Last trains.
Customer Service notes
This station has Secure station accreditation - For more information contact 0345 322 7021
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorSaba Park Solutions UK Limited
Car parking spaces276
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces30
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
downside car park
Cycle storage notesThere are stands available.
Step-free accessStep free access is not available at the station.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisAccessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information
Accessible taxis notes

Chatham station is served by a taxi rank or a cab office. Check availability before travelling, and pre-book if necessary. Consider using the following local operators:

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

Departures and arrivals from Chatham

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to GravesendThameslink23:401On time
to Gillingham (Kent)Thameslink23:562On time
to FavershamSoutheastern00:062On time
to Gillingham (Kent)Southeastern00:142On time
to GravesendThameslink00:201On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Rainham (Kent)Thameslink23:391On time
from GravesendThameslink23:562On time
from London St Pancras InternationalSoutheastern00:052On time
from London VictoriaSoutheastern00:142On time
from Gillingham (Kent)Thameslink00:201On time

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