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Address: Rissington Road | The Old New Inn, Bourton-on-the-Water GL54 2AF, England
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+44 1451 820467
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10:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 16:00
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Grade II listed 1/9th scale replica of the village of Bourton on the Water,...

Grade II listed 1/9th scale replica of the village of Bourton on the Water, open every day except Christmas Day.

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Love going back here every time Sen visit. Children loved it as usual. Nevertheless stay long but the hour we did stay gave us the chance to see Allen the work that has been done... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Harry P
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43 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love going back here every time Sen visit. Children loved it as usual. Nevertheless stay long but the hour we did stay gave us the chance to see Allen the work that has been done to update/repair buildings. Only fault is the fact that you have to pay for an additional access to see part of the works but do... More 

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Thank Harry P
bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this review

Thank you for your review,so glad you enjoyed your visit.PLEASE NOTE THE MODEL VILLAGE WILL BE CLOSED FOR REPAIRS FROM JANUARY 9 TO JANUARY 20 2017.We will reopen on January 21 as normal. Best regards. More 

Durban
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165 reviews
67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this miniature village that so perfectly matches the actual village. The plants and trees are so proportional to buildings. You can see that constant renovation is needed but grand that this treasure is so well maintained and updated. Recommended.

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Thank dacabs
bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this review

Thank you for your review,so glad you enjoyed your visit.We will be closed from January 9 to 20 for repairs.We will reopen on January 21.Hours will be 10 to 3.45.Adult entry price still only £3.60. Best regards. More 

Warwick, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A delight to be amongst the miniature buildings , to walk down the village streets barely wide enough to walk on, peer into tiny windows, shops...a lovely place to visit.It does not take long to walk around the full site so it is a short visit but definitely worth it.A perfect visit for everyone whatever the age.

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bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this review

Happy new year.Thank you for your five star review,so glad you enjoyed your visit.Adult entry price still only £3.60 same price last seven years.The model village was built in 1936 from Cotswold stone as a replica of Bourton on the water ,the village it is located in. Best regards. More 

Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a scale model village of the actual village with a model village of the village in a model of the village in the village....phew! Inception meet 1940's model village that's updated regularly to copy the main village. Great fun with the two young kids pretending they're Giants and Godzilla like demons stomping round. I was pleasantly surprised how the... More 

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Thank Dean W
bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this review

Happy new year.Thank you for your five star review,so glad you enjoyed your visit.We are open 10 to 3.45.Our post code is gl542af,we have a small pay and display car park coins only. Best regards. More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

The houses, bridges and waterway are build very nicely and you feel like a giant walking an actual village.

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bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this review

Thank you for your five star review,so glad you enjoyed your visit.Merry Christmas.Adult entry price still only £3.60.We are closed on Christmas Day.Our post code is gl542af,we have a small pay and display car park coins only. Best regards. More 

Banbury, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

I found this very interesting, and was amazed at the talent it must have taken to complete this. Loved the way our photos made us look like giants in comparison to the village. 😃

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Thank dovie3
bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this review

Thank you for your five star review,so glad you enjoyed your visit.Adult entry price still only £3.60.Our post code is gl542af we have a small pay and display car park,coins only.We are open every day 10 to 3.45 as the days are so short it is best to get in before 3.0.WE ARE CLOSED ON CHRISTMAS DAY. Best regards. More 

Bucharest, Romania
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1,145 reviews
933 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 507 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

The Model Village is a attraction not to be missed in the beautiful village of Bourton-on-the Water. The buildings have an unbelievable level of details and the model have a copy of itself as well. The experience is beautiful and it can be complete by visiting the exposition inside as well (for an extra pound)

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Thank menq
bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this review

Thank you for your magnificent review,so glad you enjoyed your visit.Adult entry price still only £3.60.We are open every day 10 to 3.45 as the days are short best to get in by 3.00.Our post code is gl542af,we have a small pay and display car park,coins only. Best regards. More 

Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Throughout my life I have had only one major ambition. That was to be a giant. Thanks to this attraction I was finally able to fulfil this dream. Unfortunately returning to the real world I now feel Day to day tasks are my mundane. Would have been great if a few model screaming villagers were also present.

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Thank Joe P
bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this review

Thank you for your giant review,so glad you enjoyed your visit.We are open every day 10 to 3.45 as the days are short I would get in before 3.0.Adult entry price still only £3.60. Our post code is gl542af,we have a small pay and display car park,coins only.The model village was built in 1936 from Cotswold stone as a replica... More 

Bury Lancashire
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59 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

We visited this model village whilst staying in Bourton on the Water. What a brilliant attraction. Perfectly made replica of the village.

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bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this review

Thank you for your five star review,so glad you enjoyed your visit.Adult entry price still only £3.60.Our post code is gl542af,we have a small pay an display car park,coins only.We are open every day 10 to 3.45 as the days are so short ,best to get in before 3.0 Best regards. More 

Upminster, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Interesting place and obviously the detail is amazing but we were in and out in less than half an hour which, for the ticket price for 3 adults, was a bit unsatisfactory. Once you've looked at one tiny house, you've looked at them all. To be fair, it did depict the village of Bourton so, once that had been modelled,... More 

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1 Thank Susie J
bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this review

Glad you thought the model village was interesting and amazing.Adult entry price is still only £3.60 has been the same price for the last six years,so good value.The model village was built in 1936 from Cotswold stone as a replica of Bourton on the water,the village it is located in. Best regards. More 

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