Photo courtesy:  Railway Modeller

Kendal Model Railway Exhibition 2024

We would like to thank our kind sponsors - Gilkes

and Tall Marketing:

We look forward to welcoming everyone back again to:

Kendal Leisure Centre on the 27th and 28th of January 2024,

10am-5pm Sat and 10am-4pm Sun

Adults: £6.50, Children (age 6-18): £2.50 (under 6 - free)


Car parking is currently pay and display.

For only £3.00 you can park all day. When you arrive, go to the Leisure Centre reception desk and ask for a day parking pass (payment by card, not cash). Then place the pass on your dashboard. (N.B. The ticket machines in the car park will charge you more.)

If you have a local blue parking disc, you can alternatively use that for up to three hours for free.

Blue badge holders not exempt.


Exhibition location map


(Last updated 22/12/23)


Marshside: Martin Elson (KMRC)

Depot Lane: A small multi era diesel depot somewhere in the U.K. 00 gauge

Helston: B.R (W.R ) 1953 &1963, 00 gauge

Lily Lane: Welsh borders village, N gauge

Lymebrook Yard: North Staffordshire 1970s, N gauge

Rothbury: Central Northumberland, 00 gauge

Norman Colliery: 0 gauge

Poulton–Le–Fylde Junction: 2010-2017, 00 gauge

Smallville & Wilkston: Railroad in Maine, HOn30

St Seeb: 1970s North West England, 00 gauge

Trix Twin: 1937-1971 00 gauge

Rush Hour: 1950s/50s 00 gauge

W. C. Boggs & Sons: Small shunting layout 0 gauge

Sodor: Thomas the Tank Engine, hands-on layout, 00 gauge




Along  Classic Lines

North Western Models

Crafty Hobbies

Furness Models

David Webb (pictures and clocks)

J.D.M. Models

Junction Box

M.T.F.G. Hobbies

Peter Metcalfe - Hornby Dublo 1938-1964

Power Bond

Railway books from Chris

Squires Model and Craft Tools

Vintage Prints

Club second hand stall

Demos and other displays



Societies and groups:

Lakes Line Rail Users Group

Cumbrian Railways Association

Eden Valley Railway Trust

Train Sim

Stephenson Locomotive Society



Demonstration stand

Kendal M.R.C. sales stand

Light refreshments available in the Leisure Centre café