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added 16-02-2021

Till 11-04-2021 a beautiful exposition about Märklin, Trix and Stabil is arranged in the "Roemer-und-Pelizaeus-Museum" in the German town of Hildesheim.

It features many nice models of cranes, bridges and locomotives (and some historic Meccano items).

Sadly the museum is closed due to covid but a nice photo report was made by Peter Fahrbach.

This report (a zip file with 4 pdf-files) can be downloaded here

For the museum's websit look here

added 12-10-2020
The ISM is very sorry to report the death of Geoff Brown on October 10th 2020.
He will be sorrowly missed in the Meccano fraternity.
Philip Webb, Chairman of the ISM dedicated a special page on the website of North Midlands Meccano Guild. 

Read the covid reports so far received from Meccano Clubs here

added 27-09-2020
From 20-09-2020 till 28-02-2021 the Coda Museum  in the Dutch Town of Apeldoorn features an exposition about "Avid Collectors". (Perhaps "Passionnate Collectors" is a better English translation)
Collectors of all sorts (Dinkey Toys, Star War figures, Leggo, Happy Meals etc. etc. AND Meccano) show highlights of their collection. Photo's of the Meccano models on show see links below.

added 18-09-2020
In spite of alle the covid hassle the Henley Society of Meccano Engineers in Henley-on-Thames managed to organize their meeting on 05-09-2020. Richard Payn made the photo's that can be viewed here 

In 2016 Georg Eiermann of The German Friends of the Metall Construction Sets (Freundeskreis Metallbaukasten) started issueing a quarterly (German) Magazine that can be downloaded here for free. 

Since December 2018 John Burke and his son Johny from Australia, publishes a free bi-monthly magazine.To join the mailing list send an e-mail to:  

You can spend hours on the site of nzmeccano.com with photo's from models, Meccano documentation, Meccano Manuals etc. 

From the very early days of The International Meccanoman, Model Building Technology (MBT) has been a must-read feature for any keen Meccano builder.
Instead of having to search through back issues of IM, tips are now collected together in a searchable index for easy browsing, finding and printing and can be purchased at a modest price here at the MBT website 

There have been a few Meccano Museums now sadly all closed but one Meccano Museum is thriving and located in Holland 

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