Torquay's Beautiful Gardens - Babbacombe Model Village

Model/Miniature Village

Hampton Avenue, Babbacombe, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3LA

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Torquay’s Beautiful Gardens

Babbacombe Model Village on the English Riviera is famous for its miniature landscaped gardens, leading it to be branded as one of Europe's Premier Model Villages and one of Torquay's most beautiful gardens.

The gardens cover nearly four acres and require on-going attention throughout the year by a team of professional gardeners. This ensures that they are kept in an immaculate condition and the scenes are kept to scale.

Whether a keen garden enthusiast, or just a casual admirer, the beautiful landscaping never fails to impress our visitors.

Hundreds of varieties of plants, shrubs and trees and many new ones planted each year mean that the gardens are ever-changing and offer a visual delight throughout the seasons. Colourful in the summer with pretty bedding plants and even during the winter months the abundance of conifers and evergreens makes this a lovely green and lush visitor experience.

Guide Prices

Please visit our website for admission prices at www.model-village.co.uk

Opening Times

Opening (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* See website for details.


Events

24th Oct 2019 - 31st Oct 2019

Model Village - Halloween Pumpkin, Babbacombe Model Village, Torquay, DevonHalloween Evenings of Mini HorrorsThere are Halloween scenes around the gardens all day, also a trail hunt for themed miniature characters (daylight only). However, the full spooky Halloween theme starts to come alive late afternoon - see under FAQs for times......
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21st Dec 2019 - 24th Dec 2019

27th Dec 2019 - 2nd Jan 2020

Christmas at the Model Village, Torquay, DevonChristmas at the Model VillageDec 21st to 24th & December 27th to January 2nd (Closed Dec 25th & 26th) The Christmas Experience - * Enjoy a visit to the Model Village with some magical miniature Christmas scenes * A Christmas character hunt - find all the hidden mini Santa figures & other Christmas characters! * Indoor…
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Recent Reviews:

  • KingLouisCurtis
    Faulkland, United Kingdom
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    Family
    Fantastic display
    4 of 5 stars
    16th Oct 2019
    Fantastic display of models, my 2 year old loved it and us adults loved the displays (game of thrones fight scene, stone henge etc). Unfortunately the remote control cars wasn’t on during this month... Read full review
  • ianpreston62
    Poole, United Kingdom
    Sawthis and wanted to visit.
    5 of 5 stars
    19th Oct 2019
    Amazing model village set over a big area. The models and the gardens were pristine. All set up with a sense of fun and humour. Guaranteed to make you smile. Read full review
  • gizmo2brian
    Somerset
    Tiny British Cake off!
    5 of 5 stars
    19th Oct 2019
    We've visited this attraction a few times and always find it full of subtle humour and amazing displays. We had met up with friends who had travelled down from Scotland and mentioned the model... Read full review

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This Official Tourism Website is managed by the English Riviera BID Company Ltd.
Company number 10237792.
Registered address 5 Vaughan Parade, Torquay, Devon, England, TQ2 5JG.
Telephone 01803 211211 enquiries@englishrivierabid.co.uk

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