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Cute little place

We enjoyed the models and feeding the rabbits, well worth 80p! We had lunch in the cafe which was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
clumsykisses
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
Very cute!

The visitor centre was absolutely lovely and I'd highly recommend it to anyone with little kids... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
HollyMM98
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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“Cute little place”
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A470 | Th Old Village Hall, Llanbrynmair SY19 7AA, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the models and feeding the rabbits, well worth 80p! We had lunch in the cafe which was also good.

Thank clumsykisses
Reviewed 9 March 2018

We went there specifically for the machines, the larger ones operate buy a key you hire. Was told the last one got broken so we were not able to operate them. Come on this is your attraction not the cafe you only seem interested in....More

1  Thank David W
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The visitor centre was absolutely lovely and I'd highly recommend it to anyone with little kids! There's a garden filled with rabbits which you can go out and feed and loads of cool little trinkets inside the cafe/centre

Thank HollyMM98
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We went here for Sunday lunch as we were staying nearby however, they weren't doing it as I was told it got too hot in the Summer months. There was a fascinating display of mechanical toys which the children seemed to enjoy and which you...More

1  Thank lynda_pedley
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

The mechanical toys here are fascinating and very entertaining. Everyone also go out and feed the rabbits. For the first time today we used the play barn which is a super space but was sadly spoiled by 4 unsupervised girls who were not in the...More

Thank SueTett
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Travelling from Llandudno to Cardiff down the A470 saw some lights on in a cafe and pulled in for a coffee. What a fabulous surprise. My partner and I are in our 60's but are kids at heart, and walking into this place was magical,...More

Thank William W
Reviewed 4 November 2016

What a surprising gem of a place, great for little kids, complete with bunnies to pet outside and amazing, intricate wooden toys inside.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 26 October 2016

My three grandchildren aged 4, 2 and 9 months were visiting and this is the only place for miles around which has soft play facilities. We were so glad we came. It's well worth visiting for the wonderful automata alone but there is also the...More

Thank Ruth G
Reviewed 26 July 2016

An unexpected and pleasant surprise, and making the machines work we were like the children there, Clever working models.

Thank Ann c
Collette S, Manager at Machinations Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2016

Thank you

Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Dropped in here with family and young children for a break on our return journey. The models ( machinations ) are great fun for all ages and the play room is great for the kids too. Cafe food was fine but the service was a...More

Thank himupstairs
Collette S, Manager at Machinations Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2016

Thank you, you are quite right in the issue of training of new staff, we appreciate your patience as we all have to start some where.

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