Trade fair organiser on-site and nationwide

Messe Sinsheim GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Schall Group, attracts over 170,000 visitors to its technically-oriented consumer exhibitions on-site and throughout Germany. At the iconic shows Faszination Modellbau Friedrichshafen and the International Model Railway Exhibition (IMA) in Cologne, as well as the Indoor Steam Engine Meeting, Faszination Modelltech, Faszination Modellbahn and Agri Historica, a total of almost 1000 exhibitors from some 60 countries worldwide present their repertoire to their respective community. The trade fair for the printing industry Druck+Form is also organised annually by the Schall Group subsidiary.

Next Fairs

15th Faszination Modellbau FRIEDRICHSHAFEN

International trade fair for model railways and model making
Messe Friedrichshafen

33rd Modellbahn

International exhibition for model railways and accessories

21st Echtdampf-Hallentreffen

Steam-driven model railways, road vehicles, ships and stationary engines



Impressive model aircraft at Faszination Modellbau Friedrichshafen 2016!

This year's show will see an impressive display of model aircraft covering an exhibition area of 546 m², including large-scale models, model gliders and jets. The Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress for example is a WW2 bomber on


Gauge H0 at IMA Cologne: Austria and Switzerland on one layout

This layout is a detailed model of 2 typical train routes in Switzerland and Austria. The Swiss railway depicts the route Brig–Lotschberg-Bern, including the Mundbach bridge and the Lindenplatten gallery. The second railway on


20 years of Dampffreunde Friedrichshafen - this calls for a celebration!

And of course we will celebrate at the 15th FASZINATION MODELLBAU Friedrichshafen – the meeting place for fans of all things miniature. On the occasion of their 20th anniversary, the club Dampffreunde Friedrichshafen are on


Model Flight Forum: Conveying practical knowledge

More knowledge - more skill. In times of complex modelling technology, the Model Flight Forum at Faszination Modellbau offers a pool of knowledge that visitors can tap into quickly, easily and free of charge: Come in, sit on


Gauge H0 at IMA Cologne: Scandinavian impressions

The layout “Scandinavian Impressions” focusses on Hønefoss station, about 60 km (90 by rail) west of Oslo. It is an important junction between the Oslo-Bergen line, the Randsfjord line and routes towards Oslo. Hønefoss is a on