Godshill Model Village

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Model / Miniature Village

High Street
GODSHILL
Isle of Wight
PO38 3HH

Tel: (01983) 840270

Child viewing the Old Shanklin Village miniature at the Godshill Model Village, Isle of Wight, Things to Do

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
2 adults & up to 3 children£22.50 per ticket
3-16 years£5.50 per ticket
Adult£6.50 per ticket
Disabled£5.50 per ticket
Party Rate - 20 + visitors£5.00 per ticket
RHS - Main Member OnlyFree
Senior Citizen£5.95 per ticket
Student - with ID£5.95 per ticket

Season Tickets available online or at the gate
Adult £12.50 (includes seniors & disabled adults)
Child £10.00 (3 to 16 years - only bookable alongside an adult/senior season ticket)
Family Ticket £30.00 (2 adults & 1 child)
Family Ticket £35.00 (2 adults & up to 3 children)

Book Tickets

Facilities

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Wheelchair user accessible

Catering

  • Cafe
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant - A special treat for visitors to the Model Village. Open on fine days from May.
  • Outdoor eating area - Nammet Hut open on fine days from May onwards
  • Picnic area
  • Picnic Site - Picnic lawn available - bring your own blankets or borrow one from us!
  • Refreshments Available

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing - Baby changing facilities available in the disabled toilet. Big enough to get a buggy in too!
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

COVID-19 Response

  • 2m distancing in place
  • Capacity limit
  • Clear signage
  • Contactless payment possible
  • COVID-19 measures in place
  • COVID-19 refund and cancellation policy in place
  • COVID-19 risk assessment completed
  • COVID-19 staff training completed
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to visitors & staff
  • Hygiene screens in place
  • One way system
  • Online booking possible
  • Online ordering available
  • Pets welcome during COVID-19 restrictions
  • Queuing system
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Dogs Accepted - Well behaved dogs on a short lead. Owners must clear up after their dog if necessary.
  • Dogs admitted on a lead
  • Dogs welcome
  • Gift shop - Fantastic gift shop with something for every pocket.
  • Groups welcome
  • Guided tours by arrangement
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Special Opening for Groups by Arrangement
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • Free parking
  • On site parking close by
  • Parking (free) - Free car park available in the village just opposite the Griffin Pub

Payment Methods

  • American Express
  • American Express accepted
  • Approx length of visit - 30 - 45 minutes, much longer if customers do the fun quiz or stay for a cup of tea.
  • Delta
  • Delta accepted
  • Groups Accepted
  • Maestro
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Special group rates
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free
  • Visa
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction
  • Some no smoking areas
  • Village Location

Specialist Features

  • Cyclists welcome
  • Educational Groups
  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Min group size numeric qualifier - Group rates applicable for 20+
  • Wi-fi available

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From East Cowes ferry, second exit at roundabout onto Well Road, A3021, A3054 to Newport, A3020 to Sandown, A3020 to Godshill.
From Fishbourne ferry, B3339 (Fishbourne lane), A3054 to Newport, A3020 to Sandown, A3020 to Godshill.
From Yarmouth ferry, A3054 to Newport, A3020 to Sandown, A3020 to Godshill.

Public Transport Directions

For bus information please visit the Southern Vectis website - www.islandbuses.info/ 

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TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      1515
    • Very Good
      450
    • Average
      72
    • Poor
      12
    • Terrible
      5

    Recent Reviews:

    • Elizabeth H
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Old fashioned but sweet
      4 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 27th July 2021
      Good for a midweek wet day. Approx 1 hour. It is a model village with a working model railway. Interesting scenes set up. Set in 1930s. There are toilets and a shop too. Worth a trip if driving... Read full review
    • David J
      Ruishton, United Kingdom
      Lovely model village in spoiled honeypot
      4 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 28th July 2021
      Lovely model village, but Godshill is a real tourist trap. The village was imaginative, amusing and beautifully conceived; a really good experience. Even prior to the school holidays, Godshill was... Read full review
    • LittleMissWoww
      Hitchin, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      A magical world of miniatures.
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 30th July 2021
      I loved this place. I literally walked round in ore of the effort that had been made to build this wonderful experience for the visitors. A must see… make sure you allow plenty of time to do a few... Read full review

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous -RHS Partner Garden RHS Partner Garden 2016
    • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2021
    • Regional and Miscellaneous -WTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

    Opening Times

    Opening (12 Apr 2021 - 31 Oct 2021)

    * 10am - 4pm everyday.

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