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Wookey Hole Old Penny Pier Arcade

Wookey Hole, Wells BA5 1BB, England
+44 1749 672243
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A great place for grand parents to reminisce about the "good old days" with their grand children... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
manswa
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Stockport, United Kingdom
Enjoyed although lots of the machines were broken

We enjoyed the penny arcade - although lots of the machines were broken either with pennies wedged... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place for grand parents to reminisce about the "good old days" with their grand children and children. In these days of hi-tech gaming it was interesting to see how fascinated young children were the games of 'olden days'. It also helped teach the...More

Thank manswa
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the penny arcade - although lots of the machines were broken either with pennies wedged in the holes or with out of order signs on them. They could also do with some step ups to enable the smaller children to put the coins...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

It was fun using these old penny fruit machines and games. It seems a great way to keep them operational, without encouraging gambling.

Thank jeanm8082017
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Some really lovely old machines, but they are all very similar, and not really worth the money... buy Old Pennies to play them, half of the machines were not functioning, or out of the prizes!

Thank mark h
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Quirky place to have a go on the old arcade mains of times past, you buy old pennies to use in them and their great fun :-)

Thank Simonj2212
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

As part of the wider attraction at Wookey Hole this is a great part of the whole experience. Some good, old fashioned arcade fun. We didn't change any of our money to old L,S,D this time but will do next time. By the way the...More

Thank Kieran S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

It was good fun playing on the old games, enjoyed the 2 player games. You can win some coins from a few of the games which was good. It was a shame that a few didn't work properly though. Worth a visit while at the...More

Thank Graeme B
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

My daughter loved this place and so did I. The old machines are great fun and a cool time capture. It's amazing that these machines still work

Thank Geoffrey P
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Visited the caves, so we also visited all the attractions. Worth a look if you are in the area. It was also free entry with a cave ticket, bonus!!!

Thank Angie and Spenc... Y
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

penny machines were amazing kids loved it x so many different ones to go on and enjoy x kids enjoyed the mirrors as well we did get lost inside but had a laugh x

Thank Garfirld
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