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Model Railway Village

Kings Gardens | Lower Promenade, Southport PR8 1QX, England
+44 1704 538001
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Great day out for all the family

Had a wonderful time visiting this little gem of Southport. Such a beautiful place. Friendly staff... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Snowdrop2307
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Manchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
A english country garden in Minature

A lovely model village. Got a discount for a parent carer and they take cards. A lovely place to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bazonian2015
,
Stockport, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bob the builder” (11 reviews)
“trains running” (10 reviews)
LOCATION
Kings Gardens | Lower Promenade, Southport PR8 1QX, England
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+44 1704 538001
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"small cafe"
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"family ticket"
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"staff were very friendly"
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"value for money"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful time visiting this little gem of Southport. Such a beautiful place. Friendly staff. You even get a little quiz to do while you are going around! Great value for money & I would highly recommend a visit if you ever come to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely model village. Got a discount for a parent carer and they take cards. A lovely place to look around and see all the various model buildings, worth having a good look and taking your time to see all the detail. Strangely they have...More

1  Thank bazonian2015
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this is a excellent railway village to visit when in southport it is kept very well and the staff are very helpful and friendly thank for a well kept layout tony mbe

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I read that the opening of this venue is weather dependent so we arrived a little worried because of the recent rain.Thankfully the clouds dispersed and the sun came out to help make our day so memorable.It was lovely to spend so much time with...More

1  Thank thenobster58
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

i love this place the grandchildren never get tired of it we go every year,they love the family quiz and then a lovely hot chocolate at the end.

Thank Pat N P
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Southport has had a model railway for years - my children loved and now another generations is enjoying the magic of the miniature village.

1  Thank moiraellison
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

I thought I would be bored, but instead I was enchanted by the miniature characters and buildings and of course the trains going to and fro. Lots to photograph if you are into photography. Not just for kids.

1  Thank Thriftphoto
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

I went here a few years ago and I enjoyed my time there and went back there a couple weeks ago, wow what a change, the time has matured the village to make a great day out, cafe is very nice and my cuppa was...More

1  Thank Philip B
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This is a real old fashioned family activity. I remember going somewhere very similar as a 6 year old over 50 years ago, and now I'm taking my grandkids! It's well maintained, with plenty of trains of all types running around the plot. Exciting for...More

Thank KFS50
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

This is a good quick stop for an hour. £4.50 per adult. Kids under 3 are free. It's just about worth the entry price. There is really not much to see here but saying that most model villages are about this size from what I've...More

Thank krayziemike
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Nu K
16 March 2018|
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Response from thenobster58 |
I went yesterday and did not notice any sit on rides, however do not let that put you off visiting. My four year old and I thoroughly enjoyed our visit.
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Chrissya1
27 August 2016|
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Response from AndreaJ70 | Reviewed this property |
dogs are allowed on leads, but they are now closed until April
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