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Babbacombe Model Village

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Babbacombe Model Village
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Babbacombe Model Village
from US$ 14.05*
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Babbacombe Model Village is Torquay's most popular and visited attraction. Representing British life and culture over the last five decades all in miniature. Animated scenes, along with touches of very English humour bring it all to life. Taking you...more
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Hampton Avenue | Babbacombe, Torquay TQ1 3LA, England
+44 1803 315315
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Reviewed yesterday

Really enjoyed the visit. Fascinating how they have produced such a varied and interesting array of models Well worth a visit

Thank JHA4139
Reviewed yesterday

Spent a lovely afternoon here. So much to look at. So much attention to detail down to tiny touches . The gardens are immaculate, not a blade of grass out of place. Loved all of the displays and the humerous captions on the sides of...More

Thank savvieg
Reviewed yesterday

I visited here with low expectations and was pleasantly surprised. This model village is brilliant. There are lots of hidden bits of humour which go unnoticed at first glance (for example the chuckle brothers returning a telly to one of the shops). The gardens are...More

Thank Barry S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Loved visiting this place. Amazing models and very up to date. Access for disabled can be tricky. Very steep in places. My father has a mobility scooter and we had to push him in a few places. We were told though that if we return...More

Thank anth3318
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to the miniature village not realizing how big it was. A lot of hard work has gone into it and the gardens are beautiful. The village is worth the money but you do have to also pay for the car park which is...More

Thank faing84
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited here recently during our holiday. We were pleased it was dog friendly as we had our 2 hairballs in tow! We were very surprised by the size of the village, it was nicely laid out and loved the cleverly thought out play on...More

Thank Fordfreak
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Return visit to this wonderful model village. Haven't been for in excess of 10 years but was not disappointed! The 4D cinema experience is not to be missed. Excellent day!

Thank Angie W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Love the model village so much to see and every year there is something new. However it is very expensive for a couple of hours. All children are £9.95 just £1 less than grandma! They do a family ticket but not every party consists to...More

Thank Mrssaturday
Reviewed 5 days ago

we visited on late evening so we arrived in daylight had zip round then waited for it to get dark it is out of this world amazing stunning and soo clever one not to miss

Thank farscapebirmingham
Reviewed 6 days ago

A really lovely place. There is a lot of hard work that goes into keeping the village and the gardens tidy. A one way system around the village makes it a more pleasurable experience, wish other places would adopt this rule! Great for all ages...More

Thank SouthAfrican2
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24 August 2018|
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Response from Martin S | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely and also have time to eat in the model village restaurant. You can also get your entrance tickets validated to return in the evening to see the village in lights. It’s really good
Cheryl G
5 August 2018|
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Response from wendyhawkins40 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, well behaved dogs are welcome at the model village.
26 July 2018|
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Response from Martin W | Reviewed this property |
Some not much