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  • Event Information
    • Where

      The Great Hall via The Palm Court Entrance


      20th - 22nd January


      Date Doors open Event Start time Event Finish time
      20th January 2017 09:45 10:00 17:00
      21st January 2017 09:45 10:00 17:00
      22nd January 2017 09:45 10:00 16:30


      Ticket Advance Door
      Adult £11.55(£10.50) £12.00
      Senior £10.45(£9.50) £11.00
      Child £3.30(£3.00) £4.00


      Organiser: Meridienne Exhibitions Ltd
      Telephone: 01926 614101

  • Event Overview
    • London Model Engineering Exhibition

      The South’s Largest Model Engineering & Modelling Exhibition. Regarded as one of the leading model shows in the UK this exhibition attracts thousands of visitors.
      Come along and see the full spectrum of modelling from traditional model engineering, steam locomotives and traction engines through to modern gadgets and boys 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 you 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!

      Click here to buy tickets.


  • Tickets
    • Where do I buy tickets?

      Tickets on sale now. Last entry 16.00 Friday and Saturday 15:00 Sunday. Model Active Zone closes at 15.30 on the Sunday.

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

      Please contact Meridienne Exhibitions Ltd for all ticket purchases and enquiries. Ally Pally doesn't sell tickets for this event therefore we cannot check your purchase or find your records if you turn up. To gain entry to the event you need your ticket which will be sent to you by post from Meridienne Exhibitions Ltd.

  • Directions/Journey Planner
    • Journey Planner


      Situated in North London with spectacular panoramic views of the City, Alexandra Palace is well served by public transport and is 'closer than you think'.

      Whilst we have a number of car parks and 1500 free parking spaces, we strongly advise that customers use public transport when visiting an event or exhibition.


      Alexandra Palace Way
      N22 7AY

      BY CAR

      Car park spaces are free and offered on a first come, first served basis. Please note that car parks get very full quickly during events and as such we recommend using public transport to avoid disappointment.

      • Major roads have signposts ‘to Alexandra Palace’
      • 1 mile from the North Circular Road (A406)
      • 5 miles from the M1 (Junction 2)
      • 8 miles from the M25 (Junction 25)

      There are dedicated accessible bays in the Grove car park and the East car park in front of the Ice Rink.


      To plan your journey please visit the TFL website at

      The nearest underground stations are Wood Green on the Piccadilly line and Finsbury Park on the Victoria line.

      The W3 bus runs from both of these tube stations and will take you to the Alexandra Palace Ice Rink stop or Palm Court entrance.

      The W3 runs every 5-8 minutes Monday to Friday, 6-10 minutes on Saturday and 9-12 minutes on Sundays.

      Please see the maps below for where to pick up the W3.

      The W3 from Finsbury Park station, stop B towards Northumberland Park

      Journey time approx. 10 mins

      Bus Stop B from Finsbury Park

      The W3 from Wood Green station, stop F station towards Finsbury Park

      Journey time approx. 8 mins

      Bus Stop B from Finsbury Park

      BY RAIL

      Alexandra Palace has its own British Rail Station (Alexandra Palace Station). A regular train service runs direct from Moorgate (weekdays only) or from Kings Cross, changing at Finsbury Park.

      Once at Alexandra Palace station you can take the W3 bus or walk (15-20 mins.) directly to the venue.

      BY BUS

      In addition to the W3 from Finsbury Park and Wood Green underground stations, if you are travelling from North London the 184 towards Turnpike Lane Station stops at Alexandra Palace Station.

      The 184 runs every 7-11 minutes Monday to Friday, 6-10 minutes on Saturday and 10-12 minutes on Sundays.


      Some of our events provide a free shuttle bus service.

      Please see specific event pages for further details.


      To book your minicab to and from Alexandra Palace call GLH on 020 7490 4222 and quote ref 99968


      Please note that the last tube/train from Wood Green/Alexandra Palace Station leaves at around midnight. Please check specific train times on the day of your event ahead of arrival: