Skansen features a model railway

Enter a small world filled with nostalgia, fascinating technology, and an excessive amount of details. Mälarmodulmöte, an association for model railways in modules, will be visiting Skansen in the fall to construct a 400 square meter model train that will depict a summer day in Sweden in 1971.

  • Sweden’s most fascinating model train set up is coming back to Skansen on October 5-6!


    Galejan is hosted by Mälarmodulmöte, an association for model railways in modules that constructs a 400-square-meter model train depicting a summer day in Sweden in 1971. Step inside a 1:87-scale miniature world filled with nostalgia, innovative technology, and exquisite details.

    Torbjörn Holmberg and Anders Bondesson are displaying the amazing “Ysnefors Mill”, a narrow-gauge model railway in 1:45 scale, in addition to the large model railway. Also, don’t miss the opportunity to see Anders Runnholm’s fantastic diorama “Firma Schroth & Kohrn” in 1:35 scale. The diorama depicts a precise and authentic industrial area with a narrow-gauge railway in Sweden in the 1960s.

    Hobbypress publisher is on-site, offering activities for children such as creating models and figure painting. Trafik-Nostalgiska publisher is selling books on historical themes such as trains, trams, buses, and cities. The Stockholm Model Railway Club and the Model Railway Association Smalspårsfrämjandet are also present on site.

Day Time
5 October 2024 10.00-16.00
6 October 2024 10.00-16.00
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