Corfe Castle Model Village
1/20th scale model of Corfe Castle and the village as it was in 1646
Welcome to Corfe Castle Model Village, situated in the heart of Corfe Castle village, on the Isle of Purbeck, within easy reach of Poole, Bournemouth and Weymouth, and at the gateway to the Jurassic Coast.
Model Village and Gardens
Come and visit us and see what Corfe Castle would have looked like prior to its destruction by Oliver Cromwell’s troops during the English Civil War. Set in an acre of landscaped gardens, we are the ideal place for a lazy few hours for both young and old alike.
Lots to See and Do
Courtyard Café and Tea Room
Whether you visit the Model Village or not, you can enjoy our 17th century courtyard setting for an alfresco dining experience.
There’s a lovely terrace in the Model Village where you can enjoy dining with wide reaching views of the Purbeck Hills, the castle and our gardens.
Travel by Train
Save money with a combined ticket from Swanage Railway. Telephone: 01929 425800.
Travel by Bus
Take the Purbeck Breezer services (No. 40 from Poole via Wareham or the No. 50 from Bournemouth via Swanage, change at Swanage for the No. 40 or take the Swanage Railway train). See Wilts & Dorset Buses website for full details of local services.
Travel by Road
On the A351 Wareham to Swanage road (you can’t miss the real castle).