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Visit Echills Wood Model Railway


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Model Engineering at its very best!

Date and Time

25 July 2018 - 11:30-13:30


Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom - icon_popup  (See map)


Jointly organised by the UK - W.Mids:Coventry&Warks and UK - W.Mids:Coventry&Warks local networks.

About this event

Tour of the engineer sheds, signal box and workshops and a ride on a train throughout the 2Km railway.


Report to the Engine Sheds at 11:30am

Continuing Professional Development

CPD logo declaring this event can contribute 1 hours towards your Continuing Professional Development

This event can contribute towards your Continuing Professional Development (CPD) as part of the IET's CPD monitoring scheme.

Additional information

Echills Wood Model Railway is a 7½" gauge, 1/8th scale model railway with stem and "diesel" engines and ride-on carriages.

The visit includes a tour of the engine sheds, workshops, signalling, track, and a 20 minute ride.

Young people especially welcomed, they will enjoy the event and be inspired to consider STEM subjects at school.

This is the fifth year that we have visited the railway and the event is always popular.

NB Car parking charges. Exact change please. Please see Kingsbury Water Park for the current charges.
The railway is in the Kingsbury Water Park north of Coleshill.

There is a cafe in the park and lots of activities for young people, most are free.

Registration information

Registration essential.


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