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A lovely place to visit such a variety of gifts to choose from ideal to find that different and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tony E
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great place to find a special present or treat your self to something not on the high street. lots... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
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Model House Bull Ring, Llantrisant CF72 8EB, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely place to visit such a variety of gifts to choose from ideal to find that different and unusual present.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tony E
Reviewed 15 October 2018

great place to find a special present or treat your self to something not on the high street. lots of local artists have workshops here. anything from a lamp to a mug to a birthday card to jewelry or some wonderful artwork. worth a visit

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank pwill64
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Unfortunately this was closed on the Monday. We would really have liked to visit, especially as it was pouring with rain. It appeared to be interesting when looking through the windows. Obviously my rating doesn't rate the inside of the craft centre.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Sah52
Reviewed 11 December 2017

I have read the other reviews and have come to the conclusion that my visit was definitely not of the usual standard. My visit was on Friday 9th December. I had selected an item and approached the counter to request another one as I needed...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Maureen D
Reviewed 30 November 2017

What a hidden gem over three floors housing unusual crafts by talented people. Worth a visit and easy to find. A warm welcome every time.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Christine S
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

I always enjoy popping into The Model House spending time browsing the three levels looking at the huge range of art, crafts, glass, ceramics, cards and gifts etc. It's my 'go to' place whenever I'm in need of a 'not on the High Street' card...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 5 December 2016

Took a couple of American cousins here on a Saturday afternoon. They loved it! These guys have travelled the world a dozen times and found this place fascinating. They learnt about Dr. William Price and a shedful more!

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Syd A
Reviewed 20 November 2016

So much to choose from , quality , beautiful , hand made gifts , for all budgets .wished I had done all my shopping here .

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Ann J
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Housed in what was originally the Llantrisant workhouse, the Model House now has a life as an Arts and Crafts centre with numerous studios and a great shop stuffed with unusual gifts and original arts and crafts made on-site. The shop itself is open Tuesday...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Travlintone
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We call in occasionally when we visit our favourite tea rooms for lunch, the Butchers arms. The ground floor of the Model House has a selection of craft pieces for sale by local artists, prints, jewellery, glassware, fabrics, cards etc. there is also a small...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Paul661
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