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West Cork Model Railway Village

Closed Now: 11:00 - 17:00
Open today: 11:00 - 17:00
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A gem

This is a lovely place to visit for both young and old. Lots to do and see for everyone. Kids had... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Carraiglodge
,
Wexford
via mobile
Very nice activity

We spent about two hours here. It was lovely it was quite as we where there out of season the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
bandiesandie
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Waterford, Ireland
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As Ireland's only Model Village, the West Cork Model Railway Village in Clonakilty, Co. Cork is a fully scaled handmade model of the old West Cork Railway Line with fully working trains and the towns that the railway served during the 1940s. Take a...more
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Inchydoney Road, Clonakilty P85 HR26, Ireland
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+353 23 883 3224
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We spent about two hours here. It was lovely it was quite as we where there out of season the trains where very nicely done. A nice cafe on site. Good fresh food. Staff where friendly. Nice way to pass a couple of hours. €25...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bandiesandie
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent amenity -unfortunately badly sign-posted from the town -we found it only with Google maps. It should also be signposted from Bandon & Kinsale which feature in the models

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CJTM44
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The model village with its many trains passing through tunnels and into stations of reconstructed towns in the vicinity held the children's interest but also filled in a lot of history for adults. The remote control boats were a great hit, the playground good fun...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CMBernadette
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

My daughter her husband myself and my 23 month old grandson went for the day the sun was shining it was quite quiet which was lovely .my grandson loved running to see the trains he adored the outside play area and had the indoor play...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sc0ttie30
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Nice little Ken just outside Clonakilty. Nice historical venue and even the kids loved the miniature towns and train. Main train ride is educational to the location

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank tony f
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

This is a great activity to do with younger kids, they have boats, coffee, playgrounds, etc is all well presented and thought out. Will be back

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Laurberto17
Reviewed 3 October 2018

The Model Railway Village is one of our family favourites. It's really quant and the children love it. Each time we come there's a new "treasure hunt" and the addition of the model boats really added to the place. The restaurant is lovely and the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank EllmuCork
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our visit to the model railway. It was perfect for our buggy and my 10month old was kept entertained by all the trains and bright colours of the model towns. It was perfectly safe for my little 2 year old to walk around...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rubylass
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely place to visit for both young and old. Lots to do and see for everyone. Kids had a ball searching for the little penguins

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Carraiglodge
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Great way to spend an hour of the day that will entertain the kids.The new addition of the model boats that kids can drive is very good. Take the train tour of the town as well as this will give you an idea of what...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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