Welcome to Gulf Coast Model Railroad and hobby shop

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About Us

Meet David DeMersman, owner of Gulf Coast Model Railroad and Hobby Shop. He and his business partner, Richard Beaver with store manager Kelly Weeks have a strong passion for model railroading. After a full career in real estate appraising, David purchased the five year old Gulf Coast Model Railroad business back in 1989.  In 1993 the business was relocated to its current Clark Road address.Today, Gulf Coast Model Railroad and Hobby Shop is Sarasota's premier model railroading and train accessory store and is the leading supplier of model railroad equipment and accessories in for the entire South Tampa Bay area and west-central Florida. We cater to the model railroad hobbyist to the experienced model railroader.

Open 24/7 for your convience.

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Contact Us

Better yet, see us in person!

We love our customers, so feel free to visit during normal business hours.

Gulf Coast Model Railroad

3222 Clark Rd, Sarasota, FL 34231, US

(941) 923-9303


Monday - Thursday: 9am-5pm

Friday 9am - 6pm

Saturday: 10am-5pm

Sunday: Closed

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