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Curious, fascinating place

We weren’t sure what to expect but thoroughly enjoyed our visit. It’s very quirky, with lots to see... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rhiannon H
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Penarth
Blow your mind. Absolutely brilliant.

Absolutely brilliant and a MUST SEE. We really found it inspiring. We watch the video and it is a... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
saeb38
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Greystones, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying in the area and had to kill a few hours before our onward journey. Was delighted to read the reviews of this place and so we visited with our 2 children, 13 and 9. It's a really quirky charming place and the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We weren’t sure what to expect but thoroughly enjoyed our visit. It’s very quirky, with lots to see and buttons to press. We enjoyed playing the games and just looking at the creations!

Thank Rhiannon H
Reviewed 6 June 2018

An interesting afternoon. When you arrive the car park is on the opposite side of the road. You enter through the café and then pay to go in, its about €7. Once in you look at the models made of rubbish which were created by...More

1  Thank Sam B
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant and a MUST SEE. We really found it inspiring. We watch the video and it is a must see. English subtitles. The creations are wacky but individual and all working. Watch September since it only opens at 2pm to 5pm at some point...More

1  Thank saeb38
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

What a surprise this was. We went with the grandparents, the 7 year old and a teenage and we all loved it! There are traditional wooden games to play, machines to activate and watch, a movie to see, buildings to sit in and a step...More

1  Thank Claudia R
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Extremely glad we visited. Lots of mechanical sculptures operated by a button push, mostly powered through solar power. You can either just enjoy the moving sculptures or try to figure out how the moving parts interact and work. The buildings are charmingly bizarre giving impressions...More

2  Thank Kdt965
Reviewed 24 June 2017

if you can remember "chitty chitty bang bang " this place is excellent. all ages will enjoy this caracticus potts experience.

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Reviewed 3 September 2016

Excellent value for money fun for both young and old. Pleasant staff and a nice little cafe. Will definatley do it again with the grandkids.

1  Thank lynne2210
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

This was the unexpected hit of our holiday. Initially it doesn't look much but as soon as you set eyes on the flying machine over the entrance you know you're in for something different. Our grandsons, 8, 6, 5 and 2, thought this was brilliant...More

Thank PBT221
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I went here with my family (wife, and daughter (9) and son (6)). All I knew at the outset was that the founder, Robert Coudray, made things out of recycled materials. What we discovered was a wide range of fantastical machines (often doing nothing useful),...More

1  Thank Nigel G
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