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Toy Soldier Factory

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Come and see the ONLY Toy Soldier Factory in Europe. ADMISSION €3 per person – children under 10 years are free "Make & Paint Workshops" try your hand at casting a figure and painting it. Suitable for kids 7+ and adults of all ages. Our showroom is...more
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1 Kilnamartyra Village, Macroom, Ireland
+353 26 40342
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All reviews fairy doors unexpected surprise whole process explained everything birthday parties interesting place great fun quick visit this place by chance model making well worth the visit waterloo workshop figures chess battle soldiers
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

I visited approximately 2 weeks ago with my Children and Nieces. This was from the start a day we will not forget. The dedication and attention my group got from the staff was fantastic and could not say enough about the 5 Star treatment we...More

Thank Shirley H
Reviewed 12 August 2018

took a quick visit to see toy soldier factory lovely to see all the different themes that they make lovely chess sets some lord of the ring stuff lots of toy soldiers from different times they even have some 1916 stuff well worth a visit...More

1  Thank denisandniamh
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Had seen the sign for the Toy Soldier Factory on the Cork/Killarney road I finally got to visit the place this week. No formalities you just walk in. You can browse to your hearts content. When they get a group together there is a demonstration...More

Thank P K
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Went to the toy soilder factory while on holidays. It was a very enjoyable afternoon. We really enjoyed making and painting our own little figurine. Only draw back was hard to find. Could do with more sign posts. Fran

Thank Frances M
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We came across the pamphlet just by chance and seeing the weather was wet and misty, made our way here from sheeps head peninsula. Apparently it does get busy but we were lucky to start a work shop straight away. Marie showed our two children...More

Thank NewcastleFamily_11
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Very much off the beaten track half way between Cork & Killarney. Our two young daughters had a lovely afternoon with very charming & helpful staff. Ideal for children who like arts & crafts. Suitable for more than 1 visit.

Thank liamm703
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Very welcoming and the Waterloo exhibit and short film were excellent. Staff very helpful and lots to different models to see - allow about 1hr for a really good look round if your all grownups.

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I was so surprised to go in and take a tour of this place. They have a diorama of the waterloo that would knock your socks off. To hear the history of how he accomplished it was amazing. We did get to see them make...More

Thank airplanetech
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Came across this place by chance looking for stuff to do in & around Macroom. Loved our visit here. The lady behind the counter was lovely, great with the kids & explained everything simply, so they would understand. €3 admission fee for adults is very...More

Thank Vanessa D
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Visited with three (11,9,7) was kids people children who loved it. My husband is a bit of a history buff who really enjoyed the Battle of Waterloo exhibit. It’s very impressive. The kids loved painting their die cast models and additional fairy door. Never seen...More

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10 September 2016|
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Response from jennawilliams1975 | Reviewed this property |
Got no ideal, but it was pretty out there so I'm not sure about public transport.
25 June 2016|
Response from MichaelOBrien2014 | Property representative |
The workshops vary from 40 minutes to 1 hour but you can spend as much time in the factory visitor center or exhibit hall as you like (opening times allowing of course). It is advised to come at least 1 hour before closing... More