The Old Forge, Mill Hill,
Polperro Harbour, PL13 2RP
Tel: (01503) 272378
Land of Legend & Model Railway
Take a glimpse into the past - here are seven different stories of legends and superstitions from Cornish folklore to enchant you. Myth or truth - you decide. Also a chance to meet Merlin the Wizard, and to see his magic. The Polperro Model Village has been entertaining visitors to Polperro since the late 1940's. Having survived fire and floods, this famous Cornish attraction continues to delight families of all ages.
As you walk through into the Model Village, you enter a true village in minature. You will see many of the features which have made Polperro so famous.
All accurately reduced to scale, which enables you to appreciate this giant fishing village, "in a nut shell". There is also a fascinating commentary about the history of Polperro, and the floods which the village has withstood.
This 00 gauge model is 44 feet long, and 8 feet wide, with various trains moving at all times. It incorporates village life, farms, a river, a station and depot, and lots more. There is also a separate model for the children to enjoy. A visit to this very impressive attraction is a must, and may inspire you to create your own model railway.
Easily found in the centre of the village.
Daily, Easter till October
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