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Corfe Castle Model Village

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A very pretty model village

Interesting model village with lots of detail and well kept . Nice little area for the small kids... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
pollie456
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Kidderminster UK
Lovely day out would recommend

We would definitely recommend this lovely place. Yes it isn’t a huge mode village but it is a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Katie G
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London, United Kingdom
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If you would like to know how the castle would have looked before destruction by Cromwell in 1646, a visit to the model village shows Corfe Castle and the village in 1/20th scale. Set in beautiful Purbeck surroundings, also with giant games...more
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Model Village The Square, Corfe Castle BH20 5EZ, England
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+44 1929 481234
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a bit disappointing in my view. The model village itself was small, you could have done this in about 10 minutes. There are lawn games if you have children which would increase the length of your visit. We had lunch in the cafe...More

Thank Gemma B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting model village with lots of detail and well kept . Nice little area for the small kids to play . Would recommend although does not take long to go around .

Thank pollie456
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very nice small model village. The village contains a miniature version of the castle which they’ve re-produced. The village will take under half an hour to get around. This place is disabled friendly, they’ve got a wheelchair on site.

Thank John T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Honestly this is kind of lame. Good if you have kids i guess and want to take them somewhere for a bit of outdoor time in the garden. Not worth the $ entry for me.

Thank darrrling
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We would definitely recommend this lovely place. Yes it isn’t a huge mode village but it is a lovely place. Let the kids have a run around, let them play make believe in the mini fairy garden, grab lunch in the pleasant cafe attached. Take...More

Thank Katie G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very clean and pretty model villaghe with the castle (as it used to be) as it's centrepiece which is great after seeing the real think. Loved the wicket window but the fairy garden looks a little untidy and has lost it's colour/shine. Would love...More

Thank Nathan D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I recently visited with my husband and 3 daughters aged 5, 10 & 12. It was such a lovely place to spend a couple of hours. The garden is beautiful and the model village is amazing - it is lovely to see the castle as...More

Thank StevieMack
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely place. Good pricing. Would be happy to recommend. There are also giant games such as jenga, connect4 etc in the garden, very relaxing. Your ticket lasts the week do you can return too.

Thank SCInLondonTown
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Have visited twice now - this time on a combined ticket for the swanage railway. If you have visited other model villages such as the one in Great Yarmouth, this will seem a very poor relation as there are few actual models there. However, it...More

Thank jules305
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

I last went to see the model village 12 yrs ago, but it hasn't lost its appeal. The young children thought it was great. One remarked that it made them think they were a giant. The garden activities were good as. The restaurant was clean...More

Thank Ken L
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merlindragon
7 July 2017|
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Response from Macelio A | Property representative |
Hi Merlindra, yes we do allow dogs in the whole place, including the tea room. Hope to see you soon. Emily and Ed and the team at the Model Village
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sophie e
12 April 2017|
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Response from Macelio A | Property representative |
Hi Sophie, Entrance prices are; adult £3.95 Concession £3.50 Child £2.75 Family £12.00 (2 adults and up to 3 children) Carers free Children 3 and under free. Hope that helps. Kind regards Emily
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