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Event: The National Garden Railway Show

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Added by 16mmpublicity , 31 Jan 2018

Taking place 07 Apr 2018 (Single Day Event)


Event Name: The National Garden Railway Show

Address: Peterborough Arena, East of England Showground. PE2 6XE

Day 1: Sat 7th April
Opening times Day 1: 10:00 - 17:00
Day 2: Sat 7th April 2018
Opening times Day 2: 10:00 - 17:00
Prices: On the Door : Adults £10 Online in advance Adults £8.50 U18 with paying adult FREE No other concessions

Website: www.nationalgardenrailwayshow.org.uk

Disability access: Yes
Car parking: Yes

Organising body: Association of 16mm Narrow gauge Modellers

Probably the largest event of its kind in Europe with 12 layouts and nearly 100 specialist traders, this is the garden railway event that manufacturers and traders launch new products at, and where you can find traders that have no website and don't attend other shows!


There's a huge FREE car park on site, shuttle bus from Peterborough station, cafe, coffee bars, burger outlets, cash machines all on site. Adults can save 15% by buying online in advance - don't forget to PRINT your ticket and bring it with you. Under 18's are FREE with a paying adult.


Show features include Budget Boulevard - garden railways don't cost a fortune!; Market Street - small traders area, Member to Member sales - pre-owned marketplace; Activities for junior modellers; possibly the largest garden railway prize draw in the world with over £6,000 in prizes tp be won.


Special feature this year - See Silver Lady from the Channel 4 series "Britain's Biggest Little Railway" in static exhibition and possibly running, along with several of the volunteers who built the longest model railway in the world