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Address: Old Ipswich Road, Dedham, Colchester CO7 6HU, England
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Fantastic day!!

I was sceptical after reading some of the reviews but was very surprised. I'm not one for crowds so loved it that it wasn't busy there. My 8 year old girl & 4 year old boy... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed August 25, 2016
Sarah O
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

I was sceptical after reading some of the reviews but was very surprised. I'm not one for crowds so loved it that it wasn't busy there. My 8 year old girl & 4 year old boy absolutely loved it. Another reviewer said they managed to get around in 5 minutes which is impossible and they definitely couldn't have looked at... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

I was skeptical, but we loved it. My kids really enjoyed it (5 and 2). I think it's well worth going there for a couple of hours just because it's so weird and different to everything else.

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1 Thank Danny E
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

I have been meaning to write this review for some time now. My partner and I visited here last year and I can honestly say it one of the weirdest places we have ever been. First of all, we paid £10 to get in, but it only took us about 5 minutes to walk around (slowly I might add). All... More 

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Lea S, from Gnome Magic at Gnome Magic Garden, responded to this review

Dear Nikita A, I can't recall your visit a year ago and i am surprised to see a negative review from you. We have more than 800 gnomes and friends in a woodland setting, garden, tearoom, paint your own gnome and Media Centre (more gnomes). See all, walk around in 5mns, you must be a professional runner. you have missed... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

When it comes to gnomes I'm with Grandpa Pig. But this was good fun. Painting gnomes, walking around near gnomes, parachute gnomes, super gnome, some sort of bizarre walking dead thing. Everything. Kids loved it. Chocolate cake too.

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Thank John B
Colchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

I live about three minutes drive from here, so, after years of thinking about going finally bit the bullet. It is a charming little place that appealed to my sense of quirk. The garden is huge, slightly dominated by the roar of the A12, but you are free to roam among the Gnomes which are grouped and labelled, even into... More 

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1 Thank Brown N
York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

My family and I loved this little place! It was great for my 2 young daughters to run around, they had a whale of a time. We ordered some lunch, the service was excellent the owner even brought out some toys to keep my girls occupied while my husband and I ate. Absolutely brilliant customer service. If we are ever... More 

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Essex, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

Lots of little gnomes dotted around the garden and pathways through. A very polite lady cooked us a jacket potato each after the times the food was served as we were the only ones there. There looks like children can paint there own gnomes.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016

One word springs to mind but won't say it on here... TBH it is a one star but gave the extra star just because the children was offered a lolly pop and a mini chocolate bar on the way out. I was really embarrassed on the way out when the lady looked at me and smiled but just pulled my... More 

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5 Thank Thomas S
Colchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

We visited Gnome Magic with the children during Easter half term. What a cute little place! It's not a full day out but if youve couple of hours to spend and seek peace and quiet to calm your children down, this place is great. We strolled around the beautiful gardens looking at the amazing gnomes everywhere, it feels quite magical,... More 

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Thank JulieAGallacher
Colchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 19, 2016

We came here with our grandchildren on a Saturday. It was very quiet but our little grandchildren (15 months and 5 years old) absolutely loved it. Lots of gnomes doing their things! Laid out within the large garden setting. Extremely friendly staff who took time to chat to the children and made us feel very welcome. They loved painting their... More 

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