Quorn Swap Meet

If you are interested in items of railway memorabilia (railwayana) – whether locomotive nameplates, lamps, signalling equipment, silverware, enamel signs, buttons, badges, books, photographs or postcards etc visit Great Central Railway’s famous Swap Meet at Quorn & Woodhouse station. It’s one of the longest standing events of its kind in the country!

Swap Meets take place on:

  • Sunday 8th March 2020.
  • Sunday 28th June 2020.
  • Sunday 8th September 2019.

Please note any stalls selling non railway memorabilia or associated items will be asked to shut immediately.

Quorn Swapmeet

Gates open at 7.30am.

Please note that the gates to the car park will be locked until 7:30am. No overnight parking will be allowed.
Please DO NOT arrive early and queue outside. The approach road must be kept clear.

Gate entry fee £5 per head (does not include travel on the trains, see below) - and everyone pays the same, whether buying, selling or just browsing.

You will be issued with a ticket on payment of your entry fee. You can use this ticket to get a discount of £3.00 of any train travel on the day of issue, please note "Short Hops" are not available at the September event.

Butler Henderson café will be open from 8:00 selling breakfasts, snacks and hot drinks. 

Quorn Swapmeet

Our next running day

Santa Steam Trains

Winter Wonderlights

Our festive season trains are running from 23rd November to 24th December (selected dates).

Pre-booking is essential for both Santa Steam Trains, and Winter Wonderlights






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