We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Model Railway Village

Kings Gardens | Lower Promenade, Southport PR8 1QX, England
+44 1704 538001
Review Highlights

A fantastic, pristinely kept, railway village and more. It is suitable for all ages, there is an... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
michael w
Model railway

Lovely place to visit with children benches around to rest outside seating for a drink and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Southport, United Kingdom
Read all 263 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“quiz sheet” (4 reviews)
Kings Gardens | Lower Promenade, Southport PR8 1QX, England
+44 1704 538001
Write a Review
Reviews (263)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 263 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

A fantastic, pristinely kept, railway village and more. It is suitable for all ages, there is an optional written quiz to complete, which makes you aware of some hidden items. There is no time limit, so you can re walk around the pathways if you...More

1  Thank michael w
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely place to visit with children benches around to rest outside seating for a drink and something to eat, the children loved the rains and the quiz that kept them busy

Thank Elainer28
Reviewed 1 week ago

Reasonably sized model railway. ideal for kids, seats around for you to relax and watch the trains in the sun, well maintained gardens. Got a quiz to do, and quiz available for the kids as well. worth a visit, but costs £4 for concessions, normally...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We wondered if the experience would be suitable for older people but were pleasantly surprised by the range of visitors. We were given a question sheet to fill in as we went round the site and were encouraged by all the young families and other...More

Thank CheshireMaj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good fair sized model railway with around 5 trains running,ideal for children and they get a little quiz to do as they walk around. There are several benches all way around to just sit and watch the trains.

1  Thank clokedavid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family ticket is for 4... £18 to enter for five... children get a quiz to spot items as they walk through... which they enjoyed. The actual village is small but lovely... there were a few trains five in total going round a track. It's very...More

Thank Orbine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not sure what to expect, apart from a model railway village. But was pleasantly surprised. Not just for the children, but plenty to enjoy for us grown ups ! Such nice attention to detail. Plenty of places to sit down as you wandered along, to...More

Thank Cecil H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We popped in to the model village while we were on holiday in Southport. We had no children with us just my husband and I!! I love model villages and this one is just lovely! We had a little quiz/search to do as we walked...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Quite a small site but staff are really nice and it offers an enjoyable place to visit for a couple of hours.

Thank George R
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Close to a car park that costs £3 for 3 hours. Nice for an afternoon out, not most impressive I have seen, but well presented. Do have a go at the quiz, which as adults we found fun. They do snacks there and the staff...More

Thank Brian R
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
Bistro Bar Med
654 reviews
.24 km away
Westminster Tea Rooms
498 reviews
.27 km away
Rosemary Cafe
125 reviews
.30 km away
Havin Turkish Restaurant
546 reviews
.23 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Atkinson
544 reviews
.35 km away
Southport Marine Lake
519 reviews
.14 km away
Southport Pleasureland
931 reviews
.41 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
26 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from AndreaJ70 | Reviewed this property |
dogs are allowed on leads, but they are now closed until April