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  • Add to Calendar 2019-09-07 10:00:00 2019-09-08 17:00:00 Europe/London Museum of the Great Western Railway - Swindon Railway Festival The big GWR event of the year, celebrating all things railway. Step into the glorious world of model railways. Prepare to be amazed as you discover beautiful model railway engines, carriages, wagons, stock and scenery with an astounding level of detail and craftsmanship.We have a terrific variety of scales and gauges on display (please scroll down for layout details); you'll find 26 model railways throughout the Museum. Steam - Museum of the Great Western Railway, Firefly Avenue, Swindon, Wiltshire SN2 2EY Museum of the Great Western Railway FaceBook link Museum of the Great Western Railway
      - Swindon Railway Festival

  • Sat 7th - Sun 8th September 2019

  • Steam - Museum of the Great Western Railway, Firefly Avenue, Swindon, Wiltshire SN2 2EY


    OPENING TIMES:  10am - 5pm
    ADMISSION:  Adults £13.10  Concessions £10.00  Children £8.80  Family £35.20 
    The big GWR event of the year, celebrating all things railway. Step into the glorious world of model railways. Prepare to be amazed as you discover beautiful model railway engines, carriages, wagons, stock and scenery with an astounding level of detail and craftsmanship.We have a terrific variety of scales and gauges on display (please scroll down for layout details); you'll find 26 model railways throughout the Museum.

    Experience the amazing detail of 26 model railways and get up close to famous steam engines - all in one event!
    Taking place throughout the Museum, this festival combines all the wonderful displays at STEAM with a feast of model rail layouts as we celebrate the GWR and all things railway.
    Whatever your age, there is something for all generations.
    Families will love the special children's interactive model railways, activity trails and dedicated play areas.
    You'll get the chance to explore our new exhibitions too: 'Time on Trial', 'World's Fastest', and 'A Spark of Genius'.
    For modelling enthusiasts, we have some fascinating demonstrations lined up. Specialist modellers will be at hand for a chat and to give tips and advice on construction and weathering techniques.
    Trade stands inside the Museum will be stocked with model railway items, railway art, railway books and memorabilia for all your railway bargains.

    CONTACT:  Contact Exhibition Manager by mail   Tel: 01793 466646
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
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    List of Traders Attending :   List of Layouts Attending :
    Airframed
    Bill Hudson Transport Books
    Brunswick Railways Ltd
    Cheltenham Model Centre
    Greenwood Model Railway Products
    Kernow Model Rail Centre
    Lee Marsh Model Co
    Masterpiece Models
    Picture Pride Displays
    Rob Rowland Artist & Illustrator
    Squires Model and Craft Tools
      2mm Fine Scale
    Ashburton
    Hallam Town
    Ivybridge*
    Tucking Mill
    'N' Gauge
    Beacon Point*
    Hawes Junction*
    Hawkins Halt (Children's Entertainment Layout)hope Bernigar
    4mm
    Awdry St Nicholas
    Chapel - En - Le - Frith
    Fiddlens Row*
    Margate Road
    Merthyr Riverside
    Scale 4 (18.83 Track Gauge)
    Sidmouth (Winner of the Sir William Mcalpine Award)
    Simmington*
    'O' Gauge
    Aber - Emlyn
    East Dean
    East Midlands 'O' Gauge Group Test Track
    Fen Drove - MREidland and Great Northern Railway
    Kingsbury (Barnhill MRC)
    Paper Mill Wharf - Under Construction
    Pistyll Graig Ddu
    Wyken Yard
    7mm 'O' Gauge
    Weatherbury Magna*
    7mm Broad Gauge
    Bristol Goods Shed
    16mm
    Campbells Quarry
      List of Other Displays :
      There Will be A Live Steam Traction Engine Display at the Front of the Museum, Including the Sounding of Steam's Own Swindon Works Replica Hooter* (On the Hour, Every Hour).
    Don't Miss Steam's New Exhibitions: Time on Trial, World's Fastest, and A Spark of Genius.

    HOW TO GET THERE:
    If you are Travelling by Car :   Nearest Railway Stations :
    Check here for Parking Options.   Swindon (Wilts) [0.43 miles]

Info Last Updated : 16th August 2019
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