We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mevagissey Model Railway

Meadow Street, Mevagissey PL26 6UL, England
+44 1726 842457
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Fantastic treasure collection

Visited in August 2017. This is a great place to visit both adults and children. Admission fee is a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
stevenjones23
,
Runcorn, United Kingdom
Our 2 and a half year old loved it!

We visited on a rainy day and had a great time. Highly recommend it for people with little kids... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
dedvendies
,
London
via mobile
Read all 175 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good32%
  • Average29%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
Meadow Street, Mevagissey PL26 6UL, England
CONTACT
Website
+44 1726 842457
Write a ReviewReviews (175)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"attention to detail"
in 11 reviews
"thomas the tank engine"
in 8 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 17 reviews
"interactive buttons"
in 4 reviews
"trains running"
in 4 reviews
"main display"
in 4 reviews
"well stocked shop"
in 4 reviews
"any age"
in 3 reviews
"eye spy"
in 2 reviews
"expected something"
in 2 reviews
"spot things"
in 2 reviews
"tin mine"
in 2 reviews
"rainy day"
in 7 reviews
"great for kids"
in 5 reviews
"many years"
in 6 reviews
"all ages"
in 6 reviews
"small area"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 173 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Visited in August 2017. This is a great place to visit both adults and children. Admission fee is a small £5 for adult £3.50 for children, family offer and a discount if you take a copy of the website page with you. This place is...More

Thank stevenjones23
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a rainy day and had a great time. Highly recommend it for people with little kids. The attention to detail is great, there's so many miniature scenes and plenty of buttons that make various things happen. There's also a smaller set that...More

Thank dedvendies
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I remember visiting the Mevagissey Model Railway as a small child several times. This time I returned after many years gap with my own youngsters - who turned out to love it just as much. There is so much going on in the displays: while...More

Thank Top-Trumper68
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small museum was really entertaining for the kids (who are 2, 4 and 6). The models are amazingly detailed, there are lots of buttons to press to make trains and model move or light up etc. It's only small but there is so much...More

Thank donvittorio2018
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Didn’t have high hopes for this museum as I’m not overly interested in model trains but it was so much more interesting than expected! Staff were welcoming and friendly and were able to chat about the displays if required. We had an Eye Spy list...More

Thank JerseyGirl1981
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

First of all this place is difficult to find tucked away behind some grotty flats, on paying the £5 entrance we walked in and was surprised to see it was no bigger than someone's front room it takes you all of ten minutes to walk...More

Thank Simon S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Grandson train mad so he loved it all. Good variety of trains and the scenery is interesting could do with a bit more interaction

Thank eigbob
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Though not a huge model, it's better than a lot in such a small location. Very detailed, with lots to see, and in season I would expect it (should) be full of visitors young and old alike. As it was in mid-May it was almost...More

Thank i8ubutler
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Went here as we are planning a model railway and wanted Ideas. It was amazing got ideas some we would never of thought of. The setup is very detailed and goes through eras

Thank Adam H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

I am by no means a train or even model train enthusiast but our middle son expressed an interest so in we went. I was expecting nothing yet it is a fascinating place and the attention to detail is incredible. It is well worth the...More

Thank dpm666
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 hotels in Mevagissey
The Headlands Hotel
26 reviews
.40 km away
Mevagissey Bay Hotel
282 reviews
.47 km away
Tremarne Hotel
488 reviews
.51 km away
Trevalsa Court Country House Hotel
408 reviews
.53 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Salamander Restaurant
1,176 reviews
.09 km away
Tea on the Quay
522 reviews
.13 km away
Number Five Cafe & Res
576 reviews
.11 km away
Roovrays Restaurant
527 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Aquila Charters
233 reviews
.21 km away
Fowey to Mevagissey Ferry
248 reviews
.44 km away
Mevagissey Museum
443 reviews
.32 km away
Mevagissey Harbour
76 reviews
.12 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mevagissey Model Railway staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit