Welcome to the website of the Polish Association of Railway Enthusiasts

We hope to provide you information regarding the activity of our Organization and would like to encourage you to visit the old Skierniewice Engine Shed during the monthly Open Days and other accompanying events.

Latest news

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Repairs of the roundhouse roof finished!

On Tuesday, 16th December, took place the inspection of final in this year renovation works in the Shed. Inspection was carried out by conservationist officers and the representatives of the City Council in Skierniewice. Company “Marbudex” once again proved its trustworthiness – the repairs above stands 4 to 6 were (…)

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To save from rusting away

On 9th December 2014 we took part in a symposium entitled “To save from rusting away. Conservation of Engineering Heritage – past and present”. Our colleague – Michał Jerczyński presented the paper “The need for national-wide conservation of railway constructions in regard of their historical significance and introducing the program for (…)

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Thank you!

It is the end of yet another record breaking year of PARE operation, so it’s time for summing-up. First of all we would like to thank to all those, who decided to support us with their 1% of income tax for 2013 – a total amount of 33 000 PLN, which (…)

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Continuing repairs of roundhouse roof

This year we broke all records in the number of renovation works and repairs of buildings in the Shed. During summer first repairs were conducted on the roundhouse roof above stands 1 to 3 (sponsored by National Heritage Ministry) and 7 to 9 (sponsored by the Łódź Voivodship Conservationist’s Office). (…)

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Invitation to the Open Days in 2015

The new calendar of events in Skierniewice Shed for 2015 is ready! We intend to keep the arrangements introduced in 2014: The duration of Open Days (starting 2nd May 2015) will be held one hour longer – Engine Shed will be open to visitors till 3:00 PM and the last guided (…)