Featured Destination

March 2020: West Norfolk

Welcome to West Norfolk, a truly special place of unspoilt charm and natural beauty, where tranquillity and relaxation are the order of the day.

Set against ...More
More Uk destinations

Attraction in Beaconsfield

Bekonscot Model Village & Railway
Warwick Road
Beaconsfield
Buckinghamshire

HP9 2PL | View map
email
Website
Click for phone

Write a review | read reviews
update this listing

‘A little piece of history that is forever England’
All profits are given to charity

Good things do come in small packages! BE A GIANT in this miniature wonderland where nobody grows up. Use your imagination in this unique world of make-believe that has delighted generations of visitors.

Established in 1929 Bekonscot Model Village captures a delightful and timeless image of a lost age, depicting rural England in the l930s. An unforgettable day out for everyone.

Bekonscot boasts the ultimate train set, and its historic Gauge 1 line has been famous since 1929 for being one of the largest, most exciting and complex in Great Britain. There is a sit-on miniature railway*, remote controlled boats*, pirate water feature* and kiddie rides*
*Small extra charge for these

Bekonscot has a Tea Room which offers an excellent selection of food and beverages, an Ice Cream Parlour, Gift Shop, playground, picnic areas, disabled facilities.

There is limited free parking, opposite our Warwick Road entrance.

THE ED SHED IS BEKONSCOT’S INTERACTIVE DISCOVERY AND PLAY CENTRE PROVIDING AN OPPORTUNITY TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE HISTORY OF BEKONSCOT AND LIFE IN THE 1930S THROUGH ITS INTERACTIVE EXHIBITS. DROP IN CHILDREN’S WORKSHOPS RUN AT VARIOUS WEEKENDS AND DURING SCHOOL HOLIDAYS. NO PRE-BOOKING REQUIRED. CHECK WEB SITE FOR DETAILS.

Details

Months Open: 10am to 5.30pm daily mid-February to end-October/early November to 5.30pm
Discount for Groups: Yes
Car Parking: Yes - Limited car parking
Contact Name for Groups: Mrs Maura Buckland
Admission Price: Please see website for details
Gift Shop: Yes
Catering: Tea Room & Picnic Areas

Travel Help

Local Car Hire
Book Train Tickets
Book a Taxi

Facilities

Disabled Access

More Attractions nearby

Jordans Quaker Meeting House (2.28 miles)

Odds Farm Park (2.34 miles)

Activity World (3.04 miles)

Milton's Cottage (3.45 miles)

Old Thatch Gardens (3.93 miles)

Today's best hotels deals

This page viewed on 17,691 occasions since Oct 16th 2005

Brit Quote:
Europe was created by history. America was created by philosophy - Margaret Thatcher
More Quotes

On this day:
Wesley’s First Open-Air Sermon - 1739, Battle of Copenhagen - 1801, Man Utd-Liverpool Match-Fixing Scandal, - 1915, Faversham TNT Disaster - 1916, Founding of Sandhurst Royal Military Academy - 1946, Panda Crossing Launched - 1962, Red Rum wins the national for 3rd time - 1977, Argentina invades Falklands - 1982, 1st G20 Summit held - 2009
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages