The only grade II listed model village in the country.
A model of the actual village built of Cotswold stone to one-ninth scale opened in 1937. The River Windrush flows under Bourton's famous bridges. The beeches, cherries and chestnuts are all in miniature. Music in the churches and of course, the model of the model.
Due to narrow paths and steps there is limited access for wheelchairs. Pushchairs, walking frames, rollators and mobility scooters cannot access The Model Village - parking for these is available.
|Ticket Type||Ticket Tariff|
|Adult||£3.50 per ticket|
|(Aged 3-13 years)||£2.75 per ticket|
|Senior||£3.00 per ticket|
Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.
- Guide Dogs Permitted
- On-Site café/restaurant - Bar meals in bar and beer garden.
- Open All Year
- Approx length of visit - 00:30
- No Smoking Attraction
- Village Location
- Delta accepted
- MasterCard accepted
- Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
- TIC Staff Admitted Free
- Visa accepted
- Family Fun
- Marketed towards families
Tours and Demonstrations
- Educational Visits Accepted
|Opening - summer (26 Mar 2019 - 28 Oct 2019)|
|Monday - Sunday||10:00||- 17:00*|
|Opening - winter (1 Nov 2019 - 7 Jan 2020)|
|Monday - Sunday||10:00||- 16:00*|
* Closed Christmas Day.Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change
Nearest major road is M5. Follow signs for A40 Cheltenham from jct 11 and from jct 11a take the A417, then the A436 to Bourton. Located in the centre of Bourton-on-the-Water.
Public Transport Directions
Nearest train station is Moreton-in-Marsh. Local bus service or taxi.