Faszination Modellbau
International trade fair for
model railways and model making
03.–05. NOVEMBER 2017


Welcome to Europe's favourite model engineering show! Exhibitors, clubs and societies love the special atmosphere of 'their' fair, the popular FASZINATION MODELLBAU FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, in the border triangle where Germany meets Switzerland and France. In light-flooded exhibition halls, in the foyer and atrium as well as on the spacious outdoor grounds with the exhibition lake and with direct access to the neighbouring airfield, they offer their audience everything that makes a modeller's heart beat faster. Whether on land, on water or in the air: every year the modelling community comes up with spectacular new demonstrations and show events covering every sector of model engineering.



2017 sees Faszination Modellbau Friedrichshafen uniting with the iconic Indoor Steam Meeting to become the world's largest model engineering event!

The 7 halls that until now have hosted the model engineering exhibition at top location Friedrichshafen will be enhanced by the addition of a track layout for railway gauges 5" and 7¼" connecting halls B1 und B2. By docking the...read on


Carrera Challenge Tour at Faszination Modellbau Friedrichshafen 2016!

A round of the Carrera Challenge Tour was held at Faszination Modellbau Friedrichshafen 2016. Divided into three age groups, visitors were able to compete in fast-paced races. After a first warm-up the drivers competed in races...read on


Final report: 15th FASZINATION MODELLBAU in Friedrichshafen: Everyone happy at Europe's largest model festival

Hair-raising drone flying contests and filigree slow flyer aerobatics, nostalgic railway trains and elegant model yachts, off-road RC car racing and cool truck driving manoeuvres, submarines submerging and model aircraft flying...read on

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