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Pollock's Toy Museum & Shop

1 Scala Street, London W1T 2HL, England
+44 20 7636 3452
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1 Scala Street, London W1T 2HL, England
Fitzrovia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited this museum as part of the London pass. Fascinating place, with lots to see. Not very large but a trip down memory lane. Small gift area.

Thank CornwallMole
Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to visit Pollocks having previously lived in London and done all of the 'usual' museums. The exhibits and the museum itself are a trip back in time. No fancy interactive video displays here. It's essentially two adjoining London town houses with various old toys...More

1  Thank Matt0081
Reviewed 21 August 2017

A trip down memory lane. Lots of toys of yesterday that did not require batteries or electricity. Entrance fee is modest and reasonable. The musueum is quaint and could do with brightening up, but not losing its period charm which adds to the authenticity. The...More

Thank SparkLeicestershire
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We visited this quirky little museum again while visiting other attractions nearby. The museum is a very interesting place, it is in two old houses close to the British Museum and there are a lot of rooms to explore with dozens of display cabinets filled...More

7  Thank Sandygranny
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

A wonderful quirky museum with a great range of historic toys, from building block sets to toy theaters to original Sooty and Sweeps puppets. And the building has great historic charm as well. A nice toy shop awaits at the end of the museum. All...More

1  Thank M. M
Reviewed 27 May 2017

A small museum near Good he Street station.You go up some very wobbly stairs and there was my childhood before me.Mexican,board games,Sooty the hand puppet.It goes up 3 floors and it wont take you long to get round,but if you are over 50 it will...More

1  Thank wingate
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I love walking around this little museum and toy shop on my lunch breaks. It's a quirky, quiet corner, hidden within a bustling Fitzrovia. I find walking through the old building (wonky steps & low ceiling) like glimpsing into the past a little bit. There's...More

2  Thank Eringian
Reviewed 3 May 2017

What a joy to find somewhere that really is unique. Never been anywhere like it. A true step back in time and a delight for any age. Love the entrance with all the toy theatres and then the fact that the toys are housed in...More

1  Thank mosstopher
Reviewed 26 January 2017

From antique till that registers your small entrance fee, through the small doorway to the uneven staircase that leads to antiques toys in antique glass cabinets, this is a nostalgic trip down memory lane for the old and a venture in to the quaint &...More

2  Thank hugobrown
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I first visited here as a child twenty years ago - it was wonderful to return with my own family, and it was just as magical as I remember it! Beautiful, unique toys - many handmade - and patient, knowledgeable staff. The shop is tiny...More

2  Thank Amy K
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fashions, gadgets, and souvenirs. Fitzrovia is
conveniently located between the major retail
thoroughfares of Regent Street to the west and
Tottenham Court Road to the east, with a handful of
well connected Tube stations dotted around the area
for easy transport. This neighbourhood is a favorite
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Leila P
26 June 2017|
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Response from hugobrown | Reviewed this property |
Admission Charges Adult £6 Child £3 Senior/Student £5 Opening Times Monday - Saturday 10am - 5pm Last admission to Museum 4.30pm Closed Sundays and Bank Holidays
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Helen S
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Response from Lynn H | Reviewed this property |
Monday to Saturday 10.00 am - 5.00 pm Children £3 Adults £6 Seniors/students £5
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