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Fort Victoria Model Railway

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It's fun! Enjoy it!

I saw some critical reviews on here, presumably from those that take modelling very seriously, and... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2018
futurecast
Brilliant model railway

We really enjoyed visiting the model railway - so much to see and it was really good that there was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Helen N
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Hungerford, United Kingdom
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Fort Victoria Westhill Lane | Norton, Yarmouth PO41 0RR, England
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All reviews attention to detail fort victoria quiz sheet worth a visit small details four years fairground rides spot things lovely little place small entrance fee staff were lovely saver ticket rainy day great attraction value for money half an hour isle of wight
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed visiting the model railway - so much to see and it was really good that there was a quiz, so you really had to look hard to find the models on the list - we did quite well and only missed 2!...More

Thank Helen N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited this place a couple of times and have thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The layouts are so beautifully done and there is so much to look at. The enthusiasts who run it are extremely knowledgeable and friendly and there is a checklist of...More

Thank cococat1989
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This us so much more than a model railway. It is clearly a Labour of love. The chair lift up the mountain, the golf course, the scenes on platforms. Gardens, fields, workmen. It is worth every penny to see. There are no words to properly...More

Thank waynesgirl23
Reviewed 12 September 2018

interesting model train layouts. Mainly continental but full of unusual features. Entrance fee very reasonable. Well worth a visit.

Thank michaelflwn
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We were recommended to visit the Model Railway by a relative on the Island and what a great little discovery ! It cost £15 for a family of 4 and we easily spent an hour in here so good value for money. Numerous model railways...More

1  Thank cazlovesbarbados
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Kids enjoyed visit however very dated and slightly pricey. Lady and dog on desk nice. More for kids or adults who enjoy trains.

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We've been to the model railway for the last few years but this year we felt like it had been a little unloved - lots of the moving elements weren't working and some of the models had fallen and not been repositioned. I also felt...More

Thank Happypandauk
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Visited with our 3 year old grandson who would have happily stayed there and watched the trains go round all day.

1  Thank Eric51
Reviewed 13 July 2018

I saw some critical reviews on here, presumably from those that take modelling very seriously, and felt I had to comment. Sure, it is a little muddled and tired in places, but it's fun! It's a large, super cool, model train set! :) It's a...More

Thank futurecast
Reviewed 1 May 2018

As (model) railway enthusiasts we were pleased to find this railway display in Fort Victoria. The display is rather large but is a real mix of styles (German scenes and models alongside British railway scenes) and seems to have been put together at random. Attention...More

Thank Adionahina
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Response from tonrey | Reviewed this property |
Hi, There is no fee for parking when we went. However, all the attractions have an entry fee. You can buy a "group" ticket that gives you a reduced price for entering 2 or 3 attractions or you can just visit the attraction... More
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I used the sat nav so it was easy
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