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This is a quaint arcade with several diverse shops and stalls serving a variety of goods. There is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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Quirky sums it up. Small retail units in this pretty little building. A bit different all round... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Northampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a quaint arcade with several diverse shops and stalls serving a variety of goods. There is also a postcard museum inside which is well worth a visit.

Thank Normieb41
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came across this by accident and well worth a visit, little curio shops in the Arcade and selling bits and pieces at very reasonable prices.

Thank terryellis
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Quirky sums it up. Small retail units in this pretty little building. A bit different all round. The home of the post card museum (not open when we visited) and in the heart of the town why not pop in when passing. It is ok.

Thank northants90
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Not much to see and what there is was priced for the tourist trade. Would you pay £2.50 for a used bar towel? No, me neither. Bluntly the building could be put to better use.

Thank John E
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The arcade has been in Ryde for absolutely years. The decor looks good but there isn’t anything of interest inside which is a shame.

Thank RhinoKellie
Reviewed 5 June 2018

We 'popped' in for a look around this quirky little shopping arcade on a day out to Ryde. Some of the little shops in the arcade are full of little curiosities and we spent an interesting half hour looking at them. The building itself is...More

Thank Christine L
Reviewed 2 June 2018

A Victorian arcade containing a few shops and a museum. You can walk around for free and one or two of the shops are interesting.

Thank SteveC2
Reviewed 10 May 2018

This is a genuine Victorian shopping arcade which if it was in a more affluent place might be a fine visitor destination. Ryde is a very rundown town with much visible poverty. The small shops in the Arcade seem to be hobby shops aimed at...More

Reviewed 6 April 2018

The shops inside make this place. the building itself looks unfortunately old and haggard but as i say, the shops and the shop owners are the ones who make it amazing! The small cafe at the end is nice The computer shop is amazing

Thank Tg O
Reviewed 5 January 2018

My recent visit was to the Ryde Stamp Shop and other collectablees. Service is great and very friendly. The other area was to the museum situated below stairs, here anybody who is interested in the Milgill comic postcards of the past should visit, after all...More

Thank solentcollect
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Roxy K
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Response from visitor1995361 | Reviewed this property |
Roxy. Not sure I can help you with contacts apart from popping in and have a look. I didn’t see any vintage toys just lots of old bits and bobs but I expect there are some . If I am in Ryde again I will try and find more... More