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After holidaying in Dorset for many years first time we ventured to the model village, ended up... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
323welltravelled
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London, United Kingdom
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I have Autism Spectrum Disorder so need a bit of extra care and understanding. The staff here were... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Hugemack75
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have Autism Spectrum Disorder so need a bit of extra care and understanding. The staff here were polite and welcoming and the place was good value for money. The food was well cooked and adequate. Well done

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After holidaying in Dorset for many years first time we ventured to the model village, ended up parking other side of town but all parking is within a 5 min walk. Great displays, model church is amazing and children enjoyed it. Only spent approx 90...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ended up spending less than an hour here, couldn’t see much as all the little windows were full of condensation and dirty. Advertised as fully accessible but only main paths are wide enough for a wheelchair. Kids got bored in 10 minutes thankfully they...More

1  Thank Clare B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to see the model town this week with my daughter & grandson who is 2 1/2 years old & we really enjoyed it. He loved looking in the windows to see what is in the different houses - the attention to details is amazing....More

Thank Bythesealady
Reviewed October 4, 2018

The model village is a wonderful place to stroll around, the village buildings and the gardens are beautiful.

Thank ckgharrison18
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Model town itself is lovely and very nice garden to spend a couple hours look around the model shop window and the church wedding display is fantastic and the model railway is lovely. Love to press all button. But the cafe food is inedible, the...More

1  Thank TheCritics
Retro59man, General Manager at Wimborne Model Town, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review our attraction. From you very limited activity on Trip Advisor it would seem your reviews are so far limited to one day of activity in the Wimborne area when you visited Kingston Lacy House, The Olive Branch ourselves....More

Reviewed October 3, 2018

I had read somewhere that this Model Town had to move in the 1980's and so had been restored; I was always keen to see it, but we do not go this way often ... we when were looking for a place between Cornwall and...More

Thank georgiahay
Reviewed September 18, 2018

we have visited the model town twice, my daughter loves it, she does a quiz looking for things in the shop windows and loves the whole experience. it's definitely worth visiting.

Thank Jodaylloyd
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful little place. A visit that would suit anyone or any group. Friendly and inviting, I loved walking round looking at the tiny detail in the windows especially the various shops. Some of the buildings are in need of repair but that could have happened...More

Thank Oracle39
Reviewed September 10, 2018

What a charming little village, a true labour of love and we were informed that more was going to be added in the future for education purposes. Definitely worthy of a visit especially if you have children, it will be magical for them.

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