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Wookey Hole Old Penny Pier Arcade

Wookey Hole, Wells BA5 1BB, England
+44 1749 672243
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Tawdry and unnecessary

Pointless and unrelated addition to an otherwise interesting historical site. What has this got to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sunny_Annie2014
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Benfleet, United Kingdom
Tacky

Don't see the point of this it's so tacky and hasn't changed in years but like I said before if you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David T
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  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
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“olden days” (4 reviews)
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Wookey Hole, Wells BA5 1BB, England
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+44 1749 672243
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Pointless and unrelated addition to an otherwise interesting historical site. What has this got to do with caves and geology?

Thank Sunny_Annie2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't see the point of this it's so tacky and hasn't changed in years but like I said before if you haven't been before you might like it!

Thank David T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Besides the caves, the Old Penny Arcade is the best thing at Wookey Hole Caves. It was so much fun stepping back in time to see what was available for fun, and we spent plenty of time trying the games and especially finding out our...More

Thank kathrynandryan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Machines Essentially cost 10p a go once you've changed your money into old pennies. Most of them either don't work and just take your money anyway or have limit instructions on how they work.

Thank Oliveschat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I wasn't able to go into the 4d movie as I was pregnant so me and the husband had fun playing on these old arcade machines. Some don't work.....but most are in working order. This was fun

Thank Rjenkins88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this area, been able to change some money for old pennies, and use them in the old fashioned machines, was interesting, my Son enjoyed these old arcade machines.

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This part of Wookey was good fun. Looking round the machines brought back some memories of my youth. Just about everything at Wookey contributed to a great day.

Thank trickidicki
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good reproduction of a victorian pier, loads of old arcade machines of a bygone era, would he lovely to see this collection back on an original pier one day.

Thank Lee M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You have to buy the old pennies for 10 each so with 3 young children this could have been very expensive. Fortunately it didn't really interest them. Not worth it.

Thank Janis C
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I visited here some years ago and it was quite good fun. Sadly it appears past its best (as others have stated). Several of the machines don't work and just swallow up the coins. There don't seem to be any new additions to the arcade...More

Thank davidneil
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