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Hamilton Toy Collection

111 Main Street | Opposite the Supermarket, Callander, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK17 8BQ, Scotland
877 330 004
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An excellent toy museum for children of all ages

You would hardly credit it that Callander is home to such a wonderful collection of toys. While the... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2016
Brucestewart
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Livingston, United Kingdom
Memories

Went here with my 8 year old and wasn't sure what to expect as looked tiny from outside but what a... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2016
Colsie78
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Glasgow
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111 Main Street | Opposite the Supermarket, Callander, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK17 8BQ, Scotland
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877 330 004

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Reviewed 6 July 2016

You would hardly credit it that Callander is home to such a wonderful collection of toys. While the somewhat cluttered looking collection might not be as well displayed as the toys in the Museum of Childhood in Edinburgh it is surely much more relevant to...More

3  Thank Brucestewart
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Went here with my 8 year old and wasn't sure what to expect as looked tiny from outside but what a surprise when we went in £4 for both of us was cheap and some of the old toys that I remember playing with were...More

5  Thank Colsie78
Reviewed 23 June 2016

anybody who travels to Callander the Hamilton toy museum is a must it is absolutely fantastic and i recommend it one hundred percent .

6  Thank wuffle111
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Fabulously nostalgic experience. Highly recommend for all ages but if you have any adult males in the company be prepared to lose them for a while.

5  Thank Darthgill
Reviewed 13 June 2016

A stunning warren of toys which must rate highly in my experience of Toy Museums.The collection ranks very highly in any ranking.The owner is very friendly and knowledgeable.I thoroughly enjoyed my chat with him.

5  Thank John R
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Is what it is, converted house into toy museum, got through it in about 15 mins, if we had kids with us might have taken longer, but it was something to do

Thank Osar88
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Popped in with my hubby while spending the day in Callander. It was so interesting! There is so much to look at & we really enjoyed it. It is small but they have managed to fit so much in!!! The lady at entrance gave us...More

5  Thank mama7702
Reviewed 7 May 2016

On a recent visit to Callander we visited this toy museum. Run by a brother and sister, and handed down from their parents, this is a fascinating collection of vintage (and some more recent) toys. It was a real trip down memory lane for me!...More

Thank Car0lineC57
Reviewed 21 April 2016

During a recent stay in Callander we decided to visit this attraction to pass the time on a very wet morning. The space is pretty tight but is crammed with toys in various categories. There are rooms devoted to model figures, space toys, transport etc....More

1  Thank catherine w
Reviewed 15 April 2016

What a selection of toys all from my era!! Even the Cindy doll's had the same cloth's on that my own one's had. I took my two grandchildren but I was more interested in the collection than they were it took me right back to...More

4  Thank dwilsonkeltiebridge
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mississippisilk
Why advertise/display offensive toys? (golliwogs) Won't be supporting this business unfortunately.
13 June 2017|
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Response from mississippisilk |
There is an article by Suzanne Moore called 'The 'right' to sell golliwogs is not something we should be fighting for in 2016.' You guys should read it.
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Al R
Are you wheelchair friendly?
11 January 2017|
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Response from cathunter2015 | Property representative |
The shops do have wheelchair access via the front door ramp. Unfortunately the museum itself is located within the house spread over 2 floors so is not suitable for people with limited mobility. Please note we are only a... More
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Carol I
How much to get in?
25 May 2016|
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Response from Osar88 | Reviewed this property |
Think it's £2.50/£3
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