The World of Model Railways is one of Cornwall's premier tourist attractions, with one of the best model shops in the South-West of England.
N.B. - We have changed our pricing structure and children under 5 years now come in FREE - see entry prices on our Visitor Information page. We are open daily now till 2nd November.
Our OO gauge Main Layout has over 30 trains travelling through varied landscapes including town, country, seaside and even an Alpine Winter.
The 'Junior Junction' childrens' railway features Hornby Thomas The Tank engine characters and a model circus.
The indoor Garden Railway shows how you can transform your own garden to run large scale trains - and you can have a go at driving them yourself!
The night is lit up with fun and action on our operating fairground scene.
Static displays show hundreds of superb locomotives and models.
Stocks a wide range for the enthusiast and modeller, from Thomas the Tank to the best in finescale model railways. We have BigJigs Wooden Railway, Take'n'Play, and childrens' clothes.
You can buy from our shop by telephone, mail order, or by visiting the exhibition in person. We accept credit & debit cards as well as cheques in UK Sterling or foreign currencies.
A new N scale layout is nearing completion - for more information click on 'Latest News' in the left-hand blue column and for more photos of work in progress view the World of Model Railways Facebook page.
We now have Model Power train sets in stock, sensibly priced at £35 to suit family budgets. They come with a 3 foot circle of track, controller, tank engine, two trucks and a guard's caboose. Choice of Santa Fe freight or US Army train. We use Model Power locos on the Mevagissey Model Railway and they stand up to our level of use so we can vouch for their quality. More locos, wagons & carriages in stock in this range now too.
A large selection of Hornby Dublo coaches and track are currently in stock second-hand in very good condition - see list on 'Latest News' page.
A quantity of second hand N gauge is also currently in stock, including stations and other buildings.