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Godshill Model Village

High Street, Godshill PO38 3HH, England
+44 1983 840270
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This is quite a good but was expecting better

I liked layout of the model village and it looks like a lot of effort was put in. However I was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
emily_reviews_971
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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
Surprisingly entertaining

We visited with 2 adults and 4 children ranging in ages from 20 months to 10 years. We all had a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Mary R
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Ascot, United Kingdom
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Authentic retro attraction that will take you on a trip down memory lane. Beautifully recreated models of Godshill and Shanklin Old Villages as they were in the 1920's and 30's. Passionate about details, the models are true representations of the houses, cottages and pubs you can still see in the 'real world'. NHS Partner Garden supporting the work of the Royal Horticultural Society. The gardens are packed with conifers and shrubs in the Japanese style of Niwaki, that will make you want to dash home and start gardening... Our customers tell us we inspire them or that they would like to take one of our gardeners home with them!
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  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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High Street, Godshill PO38 3HH, England
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+44 1983 840270
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Reviewed yesterday

I liked layout of the model village and it looks like a lot of effort was put in. However I was expecting the models to be a lot smaller and the model village wasn't very big. Iv seen lots of better model villages then this....More

Thank emily_reviews_971
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited with 2 adults and 4 children ranging in ages from 20 months to 10 years. We all had a great time. It wasn't an expensive trip and kept the kids entertained for an hour or so. Really well tended gardens and retro feel...More

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 2 days ago

We have visited the Model village numerous times, its always a joy and see bits we have missed in the past. Great value for money and the children are amazed by the small figures, especially in the model of the model. Take a pen/pencil for...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a really nice model village to see as I like how it is laid out, would recommend to a friend as it such a nice model village.

Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We popped here, not really overpriced for what it was, very well kept & lots of fun for all age groups.

Thank blueval
Reviewed 3 days ago

Interesting model village of the village it is in. Great detail and some funny figures lurking around the village if you look closely. Nice little quiz to keep children amused

Thank castironjaffacake
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I love this place. I went as a child and this time we took my Nephew. It's so cleverly done, the detail is amazing and we didn't tire of walking round 3 times - you can go round as many times as you like. It...More

Thank ClaireSteps5678
Reviewed 4 days ago

we went as a family of 4, 2 adults 2 children [10] [11] my eldest is autistic, we paid 16 pound to get in. we paid an extra pound for a book guide, this is a nice little quirkey place that has many lovely models...More

Thank Shellmacc
Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited as part of a short stay on the IOW. Highlights: Well kept, very tidy and well organised. They provided a quiz to complete with things to look for as you went around, provided a nice focus for the whole family to take part in....More

Thank HappyChappy2b
Reviewed 5 days ago

Wow what a find! Great model village that had great attention to detail. Lots to see and suitable for all ages. We loved the landscaping of this village, all the trees in proportion and the model within a model is just genius! It's very well...More

Thank Kidsallgrownup
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martinsims38
18 June 2017|
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Response from Heather S | Reviewed this property |
It's mostly flat and the few steps can be avoided by other routes. Watch out in the busy road outside as the entrance is on the outside of a sharp bend. Also, the walk from the free carpark in the village has a short section... More
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12 September 2016|
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Barbara A
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Yes dogs were welcome on a lead. Jan
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