Loans to the 'Frank Hornby Experience' 2007

17 to 18 November 2007 (please note that these objects are no longer on display)

Shop sign reading 'Meccano - engineering for boys'

Museum of Liverpool on the road

Part of the 'on the road' programme, which toured objects to different locations while the Museum of Liverpool was constructed.

Location: 'Frank Hornby experience'

Maghull Town Hall, Northway, Maghull, Merseyside

"Meccano gives boys the secrets of the world's wonderful engineering structures"
Frank Hornby

The 'Frank Hornby Experience' is an annual event celebrating the life and achievenments of Maghull's most famous resident. The weekend features static and working models of the Binns Road products including Meccano, Hornby trains and Dinky. There is also a Hornby Heritage Trail around local places of interest, including Hornby's homes and final resting place.

Objects: various items

Follow the links below to see four of the items that were loaned to the 'Frank Hornby experience' in 2007 from the Museum of Liverpool's collections.

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