Victoria Sights

Miniature World

  • 649 Humboldt St. Map It
  • Downtown

Published 03/10/2015

Fodor's Review

At this charmingly retro attraction, more than 85 miniature dioramas—including space, castle, and fairy-tale scenes, and one of the world's largest model railways—are housed in kid-height glass cases with recorded narration. The level of detail is impressive in the models, some of which date to the site's 1969 opening. Some of the models are animated, and you can start and stop trains and turn dollhouse lights on and off with push buttons. Most people walk through in 30 minutes, but dollhouse collectors, model-train builders, and preschoolers can be absorbed for hours.

Sight Information

Address:

Fairmont Empress Hotel, 649 Humboldt St., Victoria, British Columbia, V8W 1A6, Canada

Map It

Phone:

250-385–9731

Sight Details:

  • C$15

Published 03/10/2015

Advertisement

Book A Trip
  • HOTELS

  • FLIGHTS

  • PACKAGES

  • CARS

Map View

What's Nearby

  • Restaurants
  • Sights
  • Hotels

See all sights in Victoria

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?

Experience

Ease

Value

Don't Miss

No Thanks