Model Railway Exhibitions Calendar:
Sat 7th - Sun 8th September 2019
Steam - Museum of the Great Western Railway,
Firefly Avenue, Swindon, Wiltshire SN2 2EY
OPENING TIMES: 10am - 5pm
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.
|List of Traders Attending :
||List of Layouts Attending :
Bill Hudson Transport Books
Brunswick Railways Ltd
Cheltenham Model Centre
Greenwood Model Railway Products
Kernow Model Rail Centre
Lee Marsh Model Co
Picture Pride Displays
Rob Rowland Artist & Illustrator
Squires Model and Craft Tools
||2mm Fine Scale
Hawkins Halt (Children's Entertainment Layout)hope Bernigar
Awdry St Nicholas
Chapel - En - Le - Frith
Scale 4 (18.83 Track Gauge)
Sidmouth (Winner of the Sir William Mcalpine Award)
Aber - Emlyn
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
7mm 'O' Gauge
7mm Broad Gauge
Bristol Goods Shed
||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.
Info Last Updated : 16th August 2019
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