Model engineering shows with cult status!

Messe Sinsheim GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Schall Group, attracts to its technically-oriented consumer exhibitions throughout Germany and Europe. At the iconic shows like the leading model engineering fair Faszination Modellbau Friedrichshafen and the International Model Railway Exhibition (IMA) in Cologne, as well as the Indoor Steam Engine Meeting, an the Faszination Modellbahn, the community meets and celebrates their wonderful hobbies at a high level.

Next Fairs

11th Echtdampf-Hallentreffen

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

18th Faszination Modellbau FRIEDRICHSHAFEN

International trade fair for model railways and model making
Messe Friedrichshafen

8th Faszination Modellbahn

International trade fair for model trains, specials & accessories
Maimarkthalle Mannheim



Always in Motion – the Model Railways

It’s the classic! The evergreens of the miniature worlds at FASZINATION MODELLBAU are always in motion and will once again be presented in two large exhibition halls along with their own knowledge forum. The outstanding on


Snow Groomers – New Products and Exclusive Demonstrations

“Softly falls the snow …” – not so on the winter landscape at Faszination Modellbau where you’ll be able to experience genuine avalanche blasting this year! The RC snow groomer friends have been working on new products on


H0 Gauge in Friedrichshafen: Model Railroading and Transportation History

Together with Lutz Mäder and Stephan Kraus, popular celebrity moderator Hagen von Ortloff of the well-known television series “Eisenbahn-Romatik” will present a show layout set in the 1950s and 1960s entitled “Model on


Model Shipbuilding in Friedrichshafen – Big as Life

There’s a lot going on this year in the field of model shipbuilding in hall 5! Never-ending activities on the water basin and the trade fair lake will once again captivate the spectators. The model demonstrations showcase all on


1 Gauge in Friedrichshafen: Church Alongside a Swiss Railway

The model railway layout is built as a diorama box and shows a railroad which runs through a landscape somewhere between Switzerland and Italy. A short, single-track stretch between 2 tunnel entrances, electrified with on