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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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Quick visit to Railwa museum

Could not believe it when we stopped at Betws-y-Coed for a half hour comfort break. Headed straight... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
the_baron1
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Warm welcome.

Entering the shop we were greeted by a lovely gentleman & a lady who I presume was his wife. A... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Curlypops1980
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Warrington, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
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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 4 days ago

Could not believe it when we stopped at Betws-y-Coed for a half hour comfort break. Headed straight for the Conwy Valley railway museum and shop. Entrance only 1 pound for us OAP's, £1.50 for normal people! Although had short time in there managed to get...More

Thank the_baron1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Entering the shop we were greeted by a lovely gentleman & a lady who I presume was his wife. A lovely warm, welcoming couple. They made us want to stay & look around. The model shop is well stocked & there is lots to look...More

Thank Curlypops1980
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small and potentially interesting museum but very few exhibits are captioned and there is little interpretation for the general public. Some of the railway layouts are working but as it only costs a couple of quid to enter it would seem unreasonable to be...More

Thank PaineSarre
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hasn't been our first visit here. We've been lots of times; and as far as the boy is concerned (now 4) is one of the best attractions in North Wales. There is a "Toby" you can drive (if you're under 40 and don't get...More

Thank Orisinal
Reviewed 15 June 2017 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 30 May 2017

£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 14 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
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Derek S
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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