Ipswich Transport & Model Festival

IRMA are one of the attractions that take part in the annual Ipswich Transport & Model Festival.

The festival is a day packed full of model and transport attractions based in seven different locations around Ipswich.

You’ll find plenty of things to see at various locations around town including at our club rooms on Norfolk Road, the Ipswich Transport MuseumIpswich Model EngineersGipping Valley Model Boat ClubIpswich Plastic Modellers Society and the Ipswich Model Railway Centre.

Tickets will be on sale at the IRMA club room entrance, with opening times 10am to 4pm.

Your ticket gives you entrance to all attractions & travel on the linking bus service between venues.

​Come see all our layouts in operation, including Crossleigh (O gauge), Clintons Bend (N gauge), Barham Junction (OO gauge), Welton Industrial (OO gauge DCC), Grafton Green (OO gauge), Grafton Maltings (16.5mm) & Ipswich South Bank (N gauge).

We’ll have a large selection of second hand models for sale, & refreshments on offer throughout the day.

You can see photos of last years event on our Gallery page.

Please note, the date of the 2024 event is still be confirmed.