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Model Railway Weekend stops off at the Waterfront

Model Rail Weekendwill hit the track at the National Waterfront Museum this weekend from 11am till 4pm on Sat 31 Aug and Sun 1 Sept.

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It will be a chance for visitors to see 20ft-long model railway layouts, take part in hands on activities, browse promotional stalls and see modelling demonstrations in action.

There will also be a special family trail around the galleries to explore the ins and outs of the Museum’s 300 year Welsh history.

“We’re looking forward to a fun-packed weekend for the whole family to enjoy,” said Events Assistant, Andrew Kuhne.

“So whether you’d like to have a go at model railway K’NEX construction, or just browse the stalls selling all things railway-inspired, then pop in and spend the last few days of the school holidays with us at the Museum.”


For more information, please contact Marie Szymonski on (029) 2057 3616.

Date: 30 August 2013
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