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The Model Village

Rissington Road | The Old New Inn, Bourton-on-the-Water GL54 2AF, England
+44 1451 820467
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Excellent tourist attraction.

A lovely replica of Bourton-on-the Water in miniature, very cleverly designed and a delight to walk... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NorthantsAquababe
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Wollaston, United Kingdom
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Lovely attraction

Well kept after attraction, worth visiting, good price. Very friendly staff. Provided leaflet to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mariam B
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Grade II listed 1/9th scale replica of the village of Bourton on the Water, open every day except Christmas Day.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Rissington Road | The Old New Inn, Bourton-on-the-Water GL54 2AF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely replica of Bourton-on-the Water in miniature, very cleverly designed and a delight to walk round.

Thank NorthantsAquababe
bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your excellent review,so glad you enjoyed your visit.We are open every day 10 to 3.45.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 closed on Christmas Day. Best regards.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well kept after attraction, worth visiting, good price. Very friendly staff. Provided leaflet to give us more information.

Thank Mariam B
bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review,so glad you enjoyed your visit.Adult entry price still only £3.60.We are open every day 10 to 3.45.Our post code is gl542af,we have a small pay and display car park,coins only. Best regards.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This exhibition surprised us because of its unique nature. This project was started by some local inhabitants and depicts the real village in model format. You walk along the streets of the town as it is at the moment. As the businesses or shops change...More

Thank Hannetjie
bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your amazing review,so glad you enjoyed your visit.Adult entry price still only £3.60.We are open every day 10 to 3.45.Our post code is gl542af,we have a small pay and display car park,coins only. Best regards.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited during a holiday to Bourton on the Water, and though not terribly expensive to visit, it still felt overpriced IMO. Having visited the equivalent excellent Model Village at Corfe, my expectations were high but the relatively poor rendition of the village in the models...More

Thank Cheekycockney190757
bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We now have 893 four and five star reviews,thanks all.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,and is the only grade...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We often pass through Bourton en route to places further west. We often stop for tea, and like to walk around the village. We had never been to the model village before, and decided to see it. The entrance is only a few pounds, and...More

Thank J0hn1950
bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review,so glad you enjoyed your visit.Adult entry price still only £3.60.We are open every day 10 to 3.45.Our post code is gl542af,we have a small pay and display car park,coins only. Best regards.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While one often sees miniatures, I have never seen an entire town replicated at 1/9 scale. It was such fun seeing the hotels, church, stores, plants we had wandered through earlier in the day as part of this exhibit. We were there at the same...More

Thank CKJ_MOM3
bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your unique review,so glad you enjoyed your visit.Adult entry price still only £3.60.We are open every day 10 to 3.45. Best regards.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely little place to visit,well looked after and interesting,lovely to see all the small buildings and then walk round the town and recognise them from the miniature village,a nice place to visit

Thank diane d
bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review,so glad you really enjoyed your visit.The model village was built in 1936 from Cotswold stone as replica of Bourton on the water the village it is located in. Best regards.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to visit partly due to nostalgia as my partner remembers coming here as a child, and he says it’s as lovely as ever. A scale model of the village of Burton on The Water made from m Cotswold stone as it looked in...More

Thank Christa H
bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely little review,so glad you enjoyed your visit.We are open every day 10 to 3.45.Our post code is gl542af,we have a small pay and display car park coins only. Best regards,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovingly built and cared for the complete copy of the village is a pleasure to see and well worth the small entry fee

Thank New_South_Woodies
bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review,so glad you enjoyed your visit.Adult entry price still only £3.60.We are open every day 10 to 3.45.Our post code is gl542af,we have a small pay and display car park,coins only. Best regards.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Haven't visited the Model Village for many, many years and was not sure what our granddaughter would think of it - she is very much into Lego and has been to Legoland. Well she loved it and wants to go back again. Very reasonably priced...More

Thank 187047PeterR
bourton2012, Owner at The Model Village, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review,so glad you enjoyed your visit.Adult entry price still only £3.60.We are open every day 10 to 3.45.We are closed Christmas Day,and if it snows. Best regards.

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DeniseS57
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Response from carly_smith3 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think animals are allowed in.
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Emily R
21 March 2017|
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I didn't see one
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Response from bourton2012 | Property representative |
Dogs are not allowed in the model village.
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