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Famous Trains Model Railway

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Well worth the visit

The main layout is beautifully done, combining three cameos, a quarry, a period station in... read more

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
Our son loved it

Our little boy loved it here We spent over an hour here and struggled to get him out as he didn't... read more

Reviewed November 23, 2019
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The main layout is beautifully done, combining three cameos, a quarry, a period station in Derbyshire and an imaginary Derbyshire village. You may recognise some of the buildings, which are from local villages and you'll certainly recognise the rolling stock.
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Our little boy loved it here We spent over an hour here and struggled to get him out as he didn't want to leave.. in the end we had to carry him out crying!! 😂 Definitely worth a visit- I think we'll have to come everytime now.. will make a good rainy day activity.
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Been wanting to visit for a few years and eventually did today Sunday 1st Sept 2019. Large main set up with other small models that werent working. The large layout was ok but not many trains running at all. Feel the layout is mainly for the men working it and not the
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The model railway is housed in a large room that is open to the public every Saturday, SUnday and Monday plus extra days at some Bank Holidays. The model railways are not static but are being run to show them at their best. There are a couple of smaller displays where you can
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Absolutely loved the whole experience, the model train sets were beautifully desplayed and you can really see how much effort has been put into making all of them. One of my favourite things about the whole experience was seeing and hearing how passionate the volunteers are
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