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Wookey Hole Old Penny Pier Arcade

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Address: Wookey Hole, Wells BA5 1BB, England
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+44 1749 672243
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10:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 16:00

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This place is full of nostalgia, and our 7 yea old daughter loves penny arcade games. She was in her element. Good fun to play the old games well worth a visit

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 January 2017
stur0bins0n
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Warrington, United Kingdom
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Keynsham, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Yes, mostly gruesome and depressing but more often just not working and the money was wasted. I did like the wary looking clairvoyant

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London, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

nice, interesting attraction. well worth half an hour or so. although we were here in half term, there weren't any queues and plenty of space to explore everything

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Bristol, England
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104 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was awesome! I have never seen so many old penny arcade machines in one place and it reminded me of the old move "Big" because they had the fortune tellers from out the movie - it was great to have a wonder around and see what people used to play on.

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Thank Replicator
Warrington, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

This place is full of nostalgia, and our 7 yea old daughter loves penny arcade games. She was in her element. Good fun to play the old games well worth a visit

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Thank stur0bins0n
DEVON
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23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Great fun and I reckon it makes the kids appreciate what they have from an amusement front readily available at home these days. Great fun

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Thank LOVELIFEDevon
Marlborough, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Old arcade machines which read your palm, predict the future, display executions and haunted rooms and reveal what the butler saw. Maybe not suitable for all the family...parents, use your discretion.

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Thank savernakelass2016
Rochester, Kent
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77 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

This was a very interesting place to visit, especially since my husbands family were in the business for generations and he could remember all the little tricks of how to cheat the machines! Lol! For £1 you could get 10 old pennies so that you can play the machines. It was a novelty, fun to look around.

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Thank fionat29
Westbury, United Kingdom
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29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

The Wookey Penny Arcade is brilliant. Took me right back to my childhood and to Morecambe Pier! You use real pennies and experience all the excitement and frustrations that you'd expect. There are so many machines to choose from!

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Thank orinocokid
Kent, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Lovely place nice to see some old machines just wished they worked in stead of just taking the money

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Andover, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

There are a selection of old 1d penny machines and 20p machines to play on. From slot machines to fortune telling machines. Good fun.

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