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  • Event Overview
    • London Model Engineering Exhibition 2018

      Come along and see the full spectrum of modelling from traditional model engineering, steam locomotives and traction engines through to modern gadgets and toys including trucks, boats, aeroplanes and helicopters.

      Visitors can travel between the show’s different zones, trying the activities and watching fascinating and technical demonstrations.

      Over 50 clubs and societies will be present displaying their members work. In total, nearly 2,000 models will be on display.

      All of the leading suppliers will also be present showcasing new products and special promotions and giving hobbyists an excellent opportunity to see and compare products under one roof. You will be able to purchase virtually anything you need for your next model or project or to get you started in a hobby.

      This is a great day out for all the family, one the children will love with all the working models. If you are interested in modelling yourself or want to rekindle your childhood memories, you will find something amongst the many diverse types of modelling on display to admire. If you are not already a modeller hopefully the exhibition will fire your imagination to build something yourself and enjoy one of these satisfying hobbies.

      The South’s Major Showcase of Modelling …… Not To Be Missed!

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  • Event Information
    • Where

      The Great Hall


      19th - 21st January


      Date Event Start time Event Finish time
      19th January 2018 10:00 17:00
      20th January 2018 10:00 17:00
      21st January 2018 10:00 16:30


      Ticket Advance Door
      Adult £11.00 + booking fee £12.00
      Senior Citizen/Student £10.00 + booking fee £11.00
      Child (5-14 years) Under 5 are free £3.00 + booking fee £4.00


  • Tickets
    • Tickets will be available to purchase from Friday September 1st 2017.

      Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

      Please note the Model Active Zone will close at 3.30pm on Sunday 21st January and last entrance to the exhibition is strictly 3.00pm on the Sunday. If you do intend to visit on Sunday afternoon please make sure you leave plenty of time to enjoy the Model Active Zone. The remainder of the exhibition is open until 4.30pm on Sunday.



      Tickets for this event will be available to purchase on September 1st 2017.

      Where do I buy tickets?

      Alexandra Palace does not sell tickets to events. For all ticket enquiries please contact your ticket provider. Under 16s must be accompanied by and adult (over 21).

      Ticket collections

      If you have received an email confirmation from your ticket provider you can collect your tickets from the Box office and collections door at The Palm Court Entrance. Please note you can not pick them up before the doors open. Please allow some extra time to collect your tickets as this can take a few minutes and we do not want you to miss any of the event.

      I have not received my e-confirmation or tickets, what should I do?

      Please contact the ticket provider or outlet that you made your purchase through as they will need to send you a confirmation. Ally Pally doesn’t sell ticket therefore we can not check your purchase or find your records if you turn up. To gain entry to the event you need an e-confirmation or ticket.