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Bekonscot Model Village

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Address: Warwick Road, Beaconsfield HP9 2PL, England
Phone Number: +44 1494 672919
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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Bekonscot Model Village and Railway is the world’s oldest original model...

Bekonscot Model Village and Railway is the world’s oldest original model village. Set in Beaconsfield, just outside of London we are a popular day attraction for people of all ages.It was opened in 1929 and it’s a great place to bring the family and stomp around like giants! There are six model towns, a huge Gauge 1 model garden railway, ride-on railway, remote-controlled boats, castles, lakes and industries in 1.5 acres of award-winning gardens.It's a great family day out, and it's your chance to be a giant in a miniature land of adventure, hidden away in a 1930s timewarp. It’s a big day out full of really nice small things and we'd love to see you soon!

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Fun for young and old.

We took our 6 year old granddaughter for a visit and Grampy enjoyed it as much as she did. Full of very detailed period activities. Nice Waitrose and free car park nearby.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took our 6 year old granddaughter for a visit and Grampy enjoyed it as much as she did. Full of very detailed period activities. Nice Waitrose and free car park nearby.

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Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bekonscot is a World-renowned model village. It is a delightful place to visit either with or without children. The village has a remarkable air to it as it is firmly stuck in the first third of the 20th Century in terms of the style of its building. It has recently acquired a scale model of the town hall in Langres,... More 

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Thank Sendall
London, England
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to spend an hour or so with kids. They especially love the model railway running around the whole village. We have an annual pass and visit every few months and our 2 and 4 year old grandchildren never seem to tire of it.

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Thank Geriactive
Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice place to spend an hour or two. It isn't an all day attraction but good to stop by and take a look. Kids love it and the models are really detailed.

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Thank TheStevieD
Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great place to visit with young children, our 7 year old really enjoyed the quiz which really made her stop and look at all the houses and shops in detail. The trains keep young and old children fascinated and look out for the fire fighters tackling the house on fire. A proper eccentric English village and Home Counties experience.

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Thank iscott76
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely well kept family fun attraction !. The entrance fee was 1o pounds which we thought was good value for money especially as some of the monies go to charity. The tea shop was very sweet and the food menu was very reasonable. We had a soup with bread and that was £2.30 each. The only thing it... More 

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Kfar Saba, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chose this place for a drive to get used to my rental car and really enjoyed it. Very quaint and interesting- One should especially note the play on words in the names of the stores on the models!

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Thank AvguyKfarSaba_Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful place to visit for both children and adults. You can wander round the village in your own time taking in the atmosphere of a country village, the airport, the docks, the beach and so much more in miniature. The railway, trains stopping at the stations, the golf club etc. etc. etc. I visited Beaconscot regularly as... More 

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Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last week I visited Bekonscot for the umteenth time with my six year old grandchildren (twins). For them it was once again a thrilling experience. My grandson is so keen on trains that he can describe them individually and my granddaughter is so impressed by the expert modelling of houses and other exhibits. The whole site is regularly updated and... More 

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I haven't been since the kids were little. But we went there a few times over all the school holidays. The kids loved looking at the little village, the little Marks and Sparks and the train. They were thrilled when o said I had to go to the bank because whenever I went to the bank, as it's in Beaconsfield,... More 

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