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Merrivale Model VIllage

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Address: Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth NR30 3JG, England
Phone Number: 01493 842097
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Lovely day out!

We visited on 30/8/16, with a party of 7 adults and 4 children. We all thoroughly enjoyed the model village, some of us were on return visits, others were first time visitors. The... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Marianne R
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Carlton Colville, United Kingdom
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Carlton Colville, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We visited on 30/8/16, with a party of 7 adults and 4 children. We all thoroughly enjoyed the model village, some of us were on return visits, others were first time visitors. The models are wonderful to look and are well maintained, with a wide variety of models. The children particularly enjoyed watching the trains and feeding the fish. The... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visit this place every time we come to Yarmouth and have been coming since I was a child. Love the new attractions particularly the merrivale eye. It's always well looked after and we love the old fashioned arcades at the end. Tea rooms are great, good selection of cakes, children's meals and even sausage and gravy for dogs. Would recommend... More 

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Thank Jeni Y
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This was a great place to visit with reasonable entrance fee for a family of four The kids loved all the displays as did we and were amazed by the old penny arcade a day well spent

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Thank Matthew I
N E Lincolnshire, UK
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25 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went to this model village - really good - my sons loved it (4 years old) and there is crazy golf included). We was there late afternoon and was a lovely day, but was disappointed that the little ice cream kiosk was closed. Your ticket is valid to come back all day and to see it lit up at night,... More 

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Thank Hev10
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Went there with Mum and Dad as we were in great Yarmouth for the day. It's great value for money and set in beautiful surroundings. It's beautifully done and very clever scenes. Family loved it and had to go round twice to see everything. Attention to detail amazed us and dad like the interactive buttons with some scenes. Would definitely... More 

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Thank Caroline L
London, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

if you go to Great Yarmouth, you have to take time to visit Merrivale model village, it is set in beautiful gardens so well kept, I don't think they allow a weed to even germinate, let alone grow. The village is more of a town as it has all the elements, schools, hospitals, fire stations, and a few surprises. eg;... More 

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1 Thank Gill K
Burnham-on-Crouch, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My partner wanted to visit it last year but just didn't have the time. Went there on 27th August and it was brilliant. The detail was out of this world. the chap at the front text was very pleasant and made the kids laugh. Defiantly worth the visit

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1 Thank Damianr78
Norwich, Norfolk, England
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Still as amusing and entertaining to the young ones as it has been for generations. We took our own children for visits in the 1980 and we have had our grandchildren there this year, albeit a bored teen pulling faces on the way in to who came away chattering quite happily about it. Taken your kids or grandkids, you just... More 

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Whalley, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we took our 4 year old granddaughter her and she loved it. Just right for young children to look at the layouts and press the buttons to hear what is going on. She loved feeding the carp and watching the trains. From an adult point of view, the whole exhibit is well kept and the gardens well tended. Some of... More 

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2 Thank BrockhallBob
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28 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We have visited Yarmouth several times over the last few years and only just found this treasure. Daughter found all the models amazing and was awed at Buckingham palace also really enjoyed playing on the old one penny slot machines.

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