Model exhibition coming to Midland Railway in Ripley

The Midland Railex
The Midland Railex

A model railway exhibition with a military manouevres theme is coming to the Midland Railway - Butterley in Ripley this weekend.

The Midland Railex Show is now in it’s fourth year and the extensive model railway exhibition will be available to the public on 16th and 17th August.

A broad cross section of model retailers and suppliers will also be present enabling visitors to purchase those hard-to-find specialist tools or the latest newly released locomotive to enhance their layout.

A large range of specialist demonstrations will also take place illustrating the many and varied aspects of the hobby, from scenic tips such as the modelling of trees and scenery, through to the building of rolling stock.

Tickets cost: Adult - £13.50; Senior - £12.50; Child - £6.75; Family - £33.75 (two adults and up to three children).

All the above train Fares are inclusive of Gift Aid.

Children under 5 years are free, when with a paying Adult or Senior.

Tickets are only valid for the date of purchase/issue.

The Train Fare for Midland Railex allows:

Unlimited Standard gauge train rides on the day of issue.

Access to all Model Railway exhibits at the Midland Railway - Butterley, during the Midland Railex.

In addition:

Car parking is FREE at Butterley Station (access to the event is via Butterley Station only)

A complimentary Show Guide will also be provided, when you purchase your Train Ticket.