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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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One of my favourite model villages.

The model village is great, and admission also includes use of the small crazy golf course. Also on site is an excellent slot machine museum (fee entry, pay to use machines), and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
garrywebb2016
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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The model village is great, and admission also includes use of the small crazy golf course. Also on site is an excellent slot machine museum (fee entry, pay to use machines), and an excellent tea room. The village itself is constantly being updated and the models and gardens are kept in immaculate condition.

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London, Uk
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We were unsure about visiting but spent a good two hours here wandering around the village and playing the mini golf. The models are very good and diverse and lots to see. If you're thinking of going in with young kids I think they would enjoy it.

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1 Thank Richard-StNeots
Leistershire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great model village with lots to do and see! And some very funny situations and building names! Great fun for all the family and then the added bonus of the vintage penny arcade at the end which the kids and big kids enjoyed very much.

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

As a local born in Great Yarmouth I have known the model village as a child, adult and now grandfather. I visited this week with my 4 year old grandson and was pleased to see just how much the place had improved over the years. As for the little one on his first visit he was enchanted by the displays... More 

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kings lynn
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very good experience with an ideal day ie sunny well worth a visit if in Yarmouth not just for kids but big kids as well pricing just about right

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Lots of great models to look at inc trains . Fun exhibits, lovely fish and gorgeous plants. Free crazy golf. Once you have paid you can come in and out all day. Well behaved dogs allowed.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Reasonable Price..Lovely Displays..Free Crazy Golf Which Is Fun For All Ages..Mostly Flat..Really Enjoyed The Royal Family Display..Worth A Visit

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Brighton, England
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Having seen many model villages through-out Britain, Merrivale comes easily within the top five. Whilst some others are now tired, living on their reputation; Merrivale is reasonably new. The figures are certainly the most memorable, full marks to their creator.

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Enfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We visited this attraction due to the good recommendations but we did not expect it to be quite this good! It has apparently come under new ownership in recent years and they have done a brilliant job. Apart from the huge mode village with lots of sounds, humour and interactive models, there is a lake full of koi carp that... More 

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Lymington, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We visit the Model village every year when we visit Gt Yarmouth. This year was no exception, and it's a place the grandchildren love. I was pleased to see this year that the gardens were very well stocked and maintained, and there were a niumber of new or upgraded features. The children love pressing the buttons and seeing and hearing... More 

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