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Conwy Valley Railway Museum & Model Shop

The Old Goods Yard Ffordd Hen Eglwys, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0AL, Wales
+44 1690 710568
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Just great.

The little train is great for children. The staff are so lovely. I bought 2 tickets but one the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sarah M
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
via mobile
What fantastic value!

£2 for a ride on the train made our group assume it would be just a short little trip around the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Yeeeeed
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The Old Goods Yard Ffordd Hen Eglwys, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0AL, Wales
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+44 1690 710568

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The little train is great for children. The staff are so lovely. I bought 2 tickets but one the children got to scared to go on the ride. I asked to get the money back and they were so lovely about.

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

£2 for a ride on the train made our group assume it would be just a short little trip around the track. However, it felt like a proper journey as we went round several times, waving at others and looking at all the little detail...More

1  Thank Yeeeeed
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

This little museum is not going to take long to see but at £1.50 pp you can explore a bit of history behind the railways and play with some miniatures. Shop on site and toilets inside the museum. Outside, you can get on an 8-minute...More

Thank Zembak
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic shop. I wish it was more local. Staff were really friendly and so helpful. Such a great selection of railway modelling goods in every scale imaginable. Bought some great items and even was given a discount for spending so much. Can't wait...More

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Hubby and I visited this long standing family business on Wednesday morning. It is located adjacent to the main train line and has a large free car park at the side. It is open 10.15 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. 7 days a week (apart from...More

Thank Jilly2903
Reviewed 21 April 2017

From a wider perspective it is worth noting that this museum is situated by the main railway station which, in itself, is a lovely looking station with beautiful stone and slate buildings. The museum is reached by crossing the bridge and there is also a...More

Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Betws-y-coed was beautiful and with a trip to the model railway museum and a trip on the train it was made all the better. The children loved the train and the adults loved the museum.

Thank Liv_Wanderer
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

This is a worthwhile visit for kids of all ages (including the more mature ones). With cafes and a vintage train buffet car conveniently located for whenever you fancy something to eat or drink, you can take your time here to enjoy all the facilities....More

2  Thank LONDONUK413
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Old school model shop with great stock. Our dog was welcomed in and made a fuss of. Wish there were a lot more like this!

1  Thank BigD87
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Interesting place to visit lots to enjoy. Ride on the miniature railway, museum, model shop and The buffet coach café which serves a good cuppa and food. Suitable for all ages.

2  Thank DeniseandHarold
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Derek S
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22 February 2015|
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Response from Colin C | Property representative |
The shop and museum are open every day from 10am to 5pm. Trains run most days from 10.30am to 4.30pm
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