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Only just got round o writing about this place - wonderful! A lovely exhibition of model cars and... read more

Reviewed December 21, 2018
Nigel M
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Manchester, United Kingdom
On your marques visit

Looking through a great collection of models from film collections to F1 and beyond, finished with... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2018
Paradise824804
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The 'On Your Marques' Model Car Collection is a unique and fascinating collection of model vehicles and motor racing memorabilia covering the many aspects of motoring history. From the world of Formula 1, Rallying, GT racing and Supercars to your...more
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Thrumber Marsh Lane, Mumby, Alford LN13 9TL, England
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Reviewed December 21, 2018

Only just got round o writing about this place - wonderful! A lovely exhibition of model cars and toys (many of which I remembered from my own childhood and never expected to see again!), and we all had lots of fun trying to control the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Chris D, Owner at On Your Marques, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2019

Hi Nigel ... Thanks very much for your review 👍 Really appreciate your taking the time to do it. Pleased I bought some memories from your childhood too! As you can imagine. ... the Scalextric is very popular with children of all ages 😀 !!...More

Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Looking through a great collection of models from film collections to F1 and beyond, finished with a scalextrics track that was massive and great fun for the kids and adults

Date of experience: October 2018
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Chris D, Owner at On Your Marques, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Thanks for your review Paradise824804 ... Really appreciate you taking the time to leave one! Glad you enjoyed your visit and the Scalextric racing too! Hope to see you all again next season! Best wishes ... Chris Dring

Reviewed October 15, 2018

We drove by the signs for this place one afternoon and went back to the caravan and did a lil research, the next day we decided to give it a go and visit, we got there, from the outside it does not look like much...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Chris D, Owner at On Your Marques, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Many thanks for your review Tilldogg ... Glad you came and enjoyed yourselves too! Many people have said before we should have a sign that says 'It's much bigger than it looks'!! At any one time we have over 6,500 models on display ... and...More

Reviewed October 13, 2018

Took the grandchildren to this attraction on Sunday the 26th August 2018. They and us four adults found it awesome 😎, good value for money, best price for teas and coffees. If in this area, don’t miss this attraction. The attraction is in two parts,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Chris D, Owner at On Your Marques, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Many thanks for your review Kayden5156t ... Very pleased you all enjoyed your visit ... and like the fact you thought it was 'awasome'!👍 Appreciate all your comments and hope to see you all again sometime! Maybe next season? Over the winter months I change...More

Reviewed October 8, 2018

Chris the owner is such a lovely , knowledgeable man with a great passion for his collection. We had a brilliant time here , there is something for everyone here. . My toddler really enjoyed it too , especially the batman collection.The collection is extensive...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Chris D, Owner at On Your Marques, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

May thanks for your great review Seaultra 👍 So pleased that you all enjoyed your visit! I remember how much he liked the Batman collection. Also, thanks for your very kind comments about me too! Much appreciated. Both Me and Spangle my 'attack dog' look...More

Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

What an absolutely amazing place. My hubby was in his element and what made it better was the lad who owns it was so friendly and my hubby and him talked none stop about cars and races especially le mans. The cafe was very nice...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Chris D, Owner at On Your Marques, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Thanks very much for your lovely review Mandy 👍 It's many long years since I've been a lad, and very kind of you! 😀 Very much appreciate your comments and enjoyed our café too! I remember enjoying particularly talking with your husband. ... always good...More

Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Can't recommend this place enough.. it's a sensory overload of automotive delight. Made me feel same age as my son as we gazed at models and pictures past and present. . .. topped off with race on scalextric track and cup of coffee and cake.More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Chris D, Owner at On Your Marques, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Many thanks for your great review Dented Racer! Love the expression 'sensory overload' ...!!! Really pleased you and your son enjoyed your shared childhood. Somehow thought you'd enjoy the Scalextric circuit too! Always good to see you anytime you're in the area! The kettles always...More

Reviewed August 28, 2018

A brilliant day, lots to see. The owner took time to talk to us all, and got involved in the Scaletrix racing. Great value for a family, we never noticed the rain outside!More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Chris D, Owner at On Your Marques, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Thank you so much for your review! Glad you had a great time .. and yes I do get involved! I feel it important to always interact with my visitors and as you can tell I really enjoy what I do .... and pleased I...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018

Chris, the owner, and his staff are so welcoming and the attraction has all you could want and more. A superb collection of model cars coupled with an enormous scalectrics track that you can have a go on!! Brilliant. Good cafe facilities too. A must...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Chris D, Owner at On Your Marques, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Many thanks for your great review Rob ... Very pleased you enjoy your experience with us at On Your Marques! Always good to see you and that you always enjoy it! I will be working over the winter months to, yet again, start changing displays!...More

Reviewed August 18, 2018

Go ..just go ..there is a wealth of boyhood memories..it’s clean..it’s clearly a labour of love and the owner has a wealth of knowledge ...we went to have a drink in the light and airy cafe complete with scalectix..we really enjoyed our morning... Just go..don’t...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Chris D, Owner at On Your Marques, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Thanks very much Denise for such a wonderful review! So pleased you enjoyed your visit, and thanks for your very kind comments. Yes! It is a labour of love, but as you can tell I really do enjoy it! I get a great satisfaction from...More

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Powellwayne
October 30, 2018|
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Response from Chris D | Property representative |
Very sorry but I have now closed. I will reopen on Monday 1st April at 10.30. Prices will remain the same for the 2019 Season. Adults £4.00 / OAPs £3.50 / Children (aged 6 to 16) £1.00 Children (aged 5 and under) FREE Hope... More
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Yes there's a charge. He's a very helpful gent. Give him a ring
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2018 Prices are ... Adults ... £4.00 OAPs. .... £3.50 Children (6 to 16) ... £1.00 Children of 5 and under FREE
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