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Blackgang Chine

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Address: Ventnor PO38 2HN, England
Phone Number: +44 1983 730330
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description: Blackgang Chine is a park and gardens themed with a wide range of fantasy...
Blackgang Chine is a park and gardens themed with a wide range of fantasy attractions as well as heritage exhibitions and adventure play. Children can enjoy playing in Cowboy Town, Pirate Cove, Fairyland or Dinosaurland - fantasy play areas to encourage imaginative play, parents can relax or join in the fun! Opened in 1843 Blackgang Chine is still owned and run by the family of the founder and now also run a sister park, Robin Hill, near Newport on the Isle of Wight.
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Suitable for younger children, my 9 year old granddaughter loves it here! Lovely location and lots of parking available. 7 day unlimited return, so make sure you catch the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Suitable for younger children, my 9 year old granddaughter loves it here! Lovely location and lots of parking available. 7 day unlimited return, so make sure you catch the fireworks on a Wednesday night.

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Birmingham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

This was set up perfectly for younger kids. We had a range between 1 to 14 years old, although it was most suited to the middle of this group. The dinosaurs captured everyone's imagination, and the 'thrill' rides were just right for the young ones (over 1.1m) while still captivating the older ones. Being able to return for free as... More 

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Wokingham
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8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Went with 2, 4 and 6 year old children and had a fantastic time. You can return for free within a 7 day period and there were no queues at any time when we visited. Lots to do e.g.dinosaurs, pirate play area, cowboy town etc. Would definitely recommend.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Having visited this place many years ago I'm sorry to say it has changed but in a lot of places it could do with some updating as some of the attractions are quite dated But prices aren't the cheapest but feeling open minded and two excited children we spent the £69 but given that sounds expensive u have a open... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

We had a brilliant time at Blackgang Chine. All the children absolutely loved it. The dinosaur section is really, really good. Also, loved the pirate play park and the cowboy adventure play area. It really gets the children's imagination going with all the different play areas. It is such good value too with the joint park ticket that goes with... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Having seen the ads and leaflets for this place I decided to bite the bullet and take the kids along for the day. Note I say 'for the day'. I figured there would be enough to keep the little darlings busy for that length of time. The hearty "Howdy Pardner" given by the real live cowboy outside the entrance was... More 

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Hatfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Great day out but lots of hills so if u have elderly relatives think about if they are up to it. Food good price but not much choice for kids.

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East Sussex, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

The new for 2015 experiences - Dinosaur restricted zone and Cowboy town were truly amazing - our young boys found the dinosaurs to be extremely realistic! Many of the other attractions were pretty outdated and worn out - in fact they hadn't changed much since we last visited ourselves, as kids in the early 80's!!! However our children aged 2... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

I had suggested Blackgang Chine as a place my friend and I could go to with her two teenage children thinking it would be a bit of fun. They absolutely loved it! From crooked houses, to dodos and the Rumpus mansion; all completely wacky and off the wall! The moving dinosaurs were fantastic and a little scary and cowboy town... More 

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brighton
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104 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

I visited with my 3 year old daughter and husband. The place ticked all the boxes for we had a great day. Some of the attractions are a bit cheesy, but some of them are really good. the dinosaurs are amazing my little one loved them and were scared of them at the same time. The rides that were there... More 

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Address: Ventnor PO38 2HN, England
Phone Number: +44 1983 730330
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Ventnor
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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