• The Model Railway Shop

    The Model Railway Shop is open
    Monday to Saturday 10.00am – 4.30pm

    Pecorama & Exhibition

    Monday CLOSED
    Tuesday 1 0.00am-4.00pm
    Wednesday 10.00am-4.00pm
    Thursday 10.00am-4.00pm
    Friday 10.00am-4.00pm
    Saturday 10.00am-4.00pm
    Sunday Check opening dates
  • DIRECTIONS TO EX12 3NA

    BY CAR:

    Follow the brown official tourist board direction signs indicated with a train symbol for ‘Pecorama Pleasure Gardens’ from the A3052 towards Beer.

    BY BUS:

    For full details please telephone Devon Bus Service on (01392) 382800, or Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

    BY TRAIN:

    The nearest train station to Pecorama is Axminster, on the West of England main line.

  • Information Line

    Should there be anything you would like to enquire about you can call on 01297 626204 or e-mail us at info@pecorama.co.uk

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Special Events

May Half Term – Paper Town

28 May 2024 - 01 Jun 2024

Discover the world of Paper Town this May half-term – a creative activity that turns flat templates of buildings and vehicles into vibrant 3D models!
Pick up your pencils or felt tips, add your personal touch with colours, and then cut, fold, and glue to bring your unique town to life. Whether you’re adding them to your wooden train set or creating a miniature town on a board, perfect for family fun.

Elevate your artistic skills, enhance creativity, and boost dexterity with this hands-on and delightful experience. Join the creative revolution and build your own paper paradise!- the possibilities are as endless as your imagination!

Andeer Line 29th June 2024

29 June 2024
The popular Andeer Line is back at Pecorama on Saturday 29th June 2024!
Based on the Bernina Line in Switzerland, the Andeer line gives visitors the opportunity to see and operate a HOm scale model railway as if they were drivers on the real thing.
Using smart phones and tablets you can take a train from St Moritz to Tirano, stopping at a number of stations on the way. Watch out for the signals though! (Don’t worry full instructions will be given).
Operators will be on hand to answer any questions concerning the great hobby of model railways! (Entry is included in your Pecorama Ticket price). Come and visit us in the Gallery Lecture Theatre amidst the gardens….

Summer Holidays

23 Jul 2024 - 31 Aug 2024

Get ready for an unforgettable summer adventure!
Join us as we open our doors six days a week, from Tuesday to Sunday, throughout the exciting six weeks of the Summer Holidays.
Experience the thrill of Loco Week and Paper Town, and don’t miss out on our special 2-day Andeer Line events.
Dive into creativity with diverse Craft Activities and Model Kit Building days. Explore the beauty of our Gardens and Exhibition through captivating trails that promise endless fun under the sun.
Your summer just got a whole lot more exciting – join us for a season of discovery and delight!

23rd– 28th July- Week 1
Wednesday Craft 11-3pm.
Thursday Kit Building 11-3pm
Gallery room Closed Friday- Andeer Line set up, Andeer Line Saturday and Sunday (All Day).
General use of Gallery room Tuesday and Thursday.

30th July- 4th Aug- Week 2
Paper Town- Tuesday to Sunday- 11-3pm in the Gallery room.

6th– 11th Aug- Week 3
Wednesday Craft, Thursday Kit Building. Gallery room 11-3pm.
General use of Gallery room the rest of the week.

13th– 18th Aug- Week 4
Wednesday Craft, Thursday Kit Building. Gallery room 11-3pm.
General use of Gallery room the rest of the week.

20th– 25th Aug- Week 5
Wednesday Craft, Thursday Kit Building, Gallery room 11-3pm.
Gallery Closed-Andeer Line set up Friday, Andeer Line Saturday and Sunday (All Day).
General use of Gallery room Tuesday and Thursday.

27th-31st Aug- Week 6
Mixture of Craft activities throughout the week.

Andeer Line 27th and 28th July 2024

27 Jul 2024 - 28 Jul 2024
The popular Andeer Line is back at Pecorama on Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th July 2024!
Based on the Bernina Line in Switzerland, the Andeer line gives visitors the opportunity to see and operate a HOm scale model railway as if they were drivers on the real thing.
Using smart phones and tablets you can take a train from St Moritz to Tirano, stopping at a number of stations on the way. Watch out for the signals though! (Don’t worry full instructions will be given).
Operators will be on hand to answer any questions concerning the great hobby of model railways! (Entry is included in your Pecorama Ticket price). Come and visit us in the Gallery Lecture Theatre amidst the gardens….

Model a Miniature World

18 August 2024

Create Your Miniature World at Pecorama!

Are you ready to dive into the fascinating world of model making with a unique twist? Join us at Pecorama and unleash your creativity!

What’s Happening?

We’re offering you the chance to create your very own Diorama using brand-new kits from PECO and KATO. These kits are blank canvases, ready for you to design and build your own mini section of one spectacular, collaborative layout.

Why Join Us?

-Hands-On Experience: Try your hand at crafting intricate and detailed miniature worlds.

-Collaborative Fun: Be part of a larger community project where your diorama becomes a piece of a grand layout. At the end of the session we will join all your designs together and you can watch the train travel through your part of the miniature world.

-Exclusive Kits: Work with high-quality, specially designed kits from industry leaders PECO and KATO.

When & Where?

Date: Sunday 18th August 2024
Time: 11am-1pm or 2pm-4pm
Location: Gallery Room- Pecorama
Price: £10 per kit
20 spaces available on each session.

Who Can Join?

All ages and skill levels are welcome! Whether you’re a seasoned model maker or just starting, there’s something for everyone.

Create, Connect, Inspire

Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to contribute to a magical miniature world. Bring your creativity and join us at Pecorama for a fun-filled, imaginative experience!

Booking coming soon! (Price in addidition to entry)

Pecorama – Where Dreams in Miniature Come to Life.

Loco Week 2024

20 Aug 2024 - 25 Aug 2024

Get ready for a steam-powered extravaganza at Pecorama’s Loco Week from August 20th to 25th, 2024!
Immerse yourself in the mesmerizing world of steam locomotives, featuring Pecorama’s impressive collection and special guest locos.
Experience the thrill with additional services and captivating shunting displays throughout this unmissable week-long celebration of all things locomotive!

Andeer Line 24th and 25th August 2024

24 Aug 2024 - 25 Aug 2024
The popular Andeer Line is back at Pecorama on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th August 2024!
Based on the Bernina Line in Switzerland, the Andeer line gives visitors the opportunity to see and operate a HOm scale model railway as if they were drivers on the real thing.
Using smart phones and tablets you can take a train from St Moritz to Tirano, stopping at a number of stations on the way. Watch out for the signals though! (Don’t worry full instructions will be given).
Operators will be on hand to answer any questions concerning the great hobby of model railways! (Entry is included in your Pecorama Ticket price). Come and visit us in the Gallery Lecture Theatre amidst the gardens….

Andeer Line 21st September 2024

21 September 2024
The popular Andeer Line is back at Pecorama on Saturday 21st September 2024!
Based on the Bernina Line in Switzerland, the Andeer line gives visitors the opportunity to see and operate a HOm scale model railway as if they were drivers on the real thing.
Using smart phones and tablets you can take a train from St Moritz to Tirano, stopping at a number of stations on the way. Watch out for the signals though! (Don’t worry full instructions will be given).
Operators will be on hand to answer any questions concerning the great hobby of model railways! (Entry is included in your Pecorama Ticket price). Come and visit us in the Gallery Lecture Theatre amidst the gardens….

Andeer Line 19th October 2024

19 October 2024
The popular Andeer Line is back at Pecorama on Saturday 19th October 2024!
Based on the Bernina Line in Switzerland, the Andeer line gives visitors the opportunity to see and operate a HOm scale model railway as if they were drivers on the real thing.
Using smart phones and tablets you can take a train from St Moritz to Tirano, stopping at a number of stations on the way. Watch out for the signals though! (Don’t worry full instructions will be given).
Operators will be on hand to answer any questions concerning the great hobby of model railways! (Entry is included in your Pecorama Ticket price). Come and visit us in the Gallery Lecture Theatre amidst the gardens….

Halloween- October Half Term

29 Oct 2024 - 02 Nov 2024

October Half Term with some Halloween Fun!

Halloween 2024 Information on the way…