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Calendar of Events 2014

 
January
February
March
April
1st New Year Crankup   16th Science Sunday 6th Miniature Railway
    30th Antique Fair 20th Easter Show
       
May
June
July
August
4th Steam Day 1st Olde Tyme Rally 6th Miniature Railway 3rd Bikemeet
  15th Heavy Horse Show 13th Classic Camper Van & Vintage Show

14th DOT Theatre Company present "School for Husbands"

  21st SamStock Music, Comedy & Arts Festival    
September
October
November
December
7th American & Custom Car Show 5th Model exhibition   7th Santa Special
13th / 14th Heritage Weekend with Fairlleigh Hospice Book & Craft Sale 3rd / 10th Model village Candlelight Illuminations    
19th / 26th Model village Candlelight Illuminations 26th Vintage and Antique Fair    
27th to 4th October Maldon Art Trail      

General Information

All events start at 10 a.m. and finish at 5 p.m. unless otherwise stated, entrance fees are as shown against each event

The miniature railway is run on event days, for which an additional charge is made. However, the Directors reserve the right to replace the miniature steam engine with a diesel engine as and when circumstances may demand. The 'Model Village' will be open during miniature railway running.

"Marshall" the Lilleshall triple-expansion steam pumping engine will only run at events where it is indicated below.

For all events the Steam Pump Tearoom will be open serving quality refreshments.

Application forms for stallholders and exhibitors wishing to attend events can be found via the ‘Contact' screen.

Private Hire

Some indoor facilities are available for hire to groups and individuals. In addition the museum has a quiet, level and secluded three-acre field which can be hired out to appropriate groups and organisations for example for weddings and private functions. For details of availability contact the museum manager via the contact page.

Forthcoming


Events Details 2014

NEXT EVENT.........MODEL VILLAGE CANDLELIGHT ILLUMINATIONS........FRIDAYS 19TH AND 26TH SEPTEMEBER.........7PM TO 9PM..............Tearoom and Museum OPEN Wednesday to Sunday.

 

7th September

American Car Show poster

 

American & Custom Car Show

Show featuring classic American cars together with an auto jumble with music & family entertainment.

Delicious breakfasts, mid morning snacks, lunches and "probably the best cakes in Maldon" are available in the Steam Pump Tearoom

Adult £6.00; Concessions; Senior citizens and students (the latter on production of a current student ID card) £5.00; Children five to fifteen £3:00. Children under five FREE.

Miniature steam train will be running (extra charge applies)

"Marshall" the Lilleshall pumping engine will be running on compressed air

 

13th & 14th September

  Heritage Weekend with Fairleigh Hospice Book & craft Sale

FREE ENTRY to the museum

Delicious breakfasts, mid morning snacks, lunches and "probably the best cakes in Maldon" are available in the Steam Pump Tearoom

Miniature steam train will be running on SUNDAY ONLY (extra charge applies)

"Marshall" the Lilleshall pumping engine will be running on compressed air on the 14th

 

September / October

  Candlelight Illuminations

Model Village will be illuminated with hundreds of lights on the following Fridays.

Free entry to Tearoom for refreshments.

A charge is made for entry to the museum.

19th and 26th September 7pm to 9pm

3rd and 10th October 6pm to 8pm

 

27th September / 4th October

  Sculpture Trail

Part of Maldon Art Trail which takes place 27th September to 4th October

Free entry to view exhibits in the grounds and visit the Steam Pump Tea Room. A charge is made for entrance to museum and inside exhibits

Click here

 

5th October

Model Show Show poster

 

Model Rail, Boats and Other Transport Exihibition

Model rail, boat and other forms of transport to see and operate.

Mouth watering "model" breakfasts, mid morning snacks, lunches and "probably the best cakes in Maldon" are available in the Steam Pump Tearoom

Miniature steam train will be running (extra charge applies)

Adult £5.00; Concessions; Senior citizens and students (the latter on production of a current student ID card) £4.00; Children five to fifteen £2.00. Children under five FREE.

Miniature steam train will be running (extra charge applies)

"Marshall" the Lilleshall pumping engine will be running on compressed air.

 

26th October

 

Vintage and Antiques Fair

Stalls selling a wide range of antiques and collectables

Delicious breakfasts, mid morning snacks, lunches and "probably the best cakes in Maldon" are available in the Steam Pump Tearoom

Adult £2.50; (£3.00 between 9am and 10am) Concessions; Senior citizens and students (the latter on production of a current student ID card) £2.00; Children FREE.

Miniature steam train will be running (extra charge applies)

"Marshall" the Lilleshall pumping engine and other oil / diesel engines will NOT be running

 

7th December

Santa

 

Santa Special

Miniature steam train rides to see Father Christmas with a present for children included in the cost. This fantastic event can only be pre-booked from Maldon Tourist Office (telephone 01621 856503). It is recommended that you book early. (Watch for further details on this website, Facebook and in local press.

"Marshall" the Lilleshall pumping engine will be running on compressed air

Adult or child 8 each (which includes gift and refreshments). We are not able to carry children under one year of age.

Entry to museum for non tickets holders £2.50 includes a cup of tea and cake.

Click here for further details

Events Details 2015

1st January 2015

 

 
New Years Day Crank Up

Adult £4.50; Concessions; Senior citizens and students (the latter on production of a current student ID card) £4.00; Children under fifteen: £2:00.

Miniature steam train will be running (extra charge applies)

"Marshall" the Lilleshall steam driven pumping engine will be running on compressed air

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