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Hamilton Toy Collection

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Address: 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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10:30 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Mon - Thu 10:30 - 17:00
Fri 10:00 - 17:00
Sat 10:30 - 17:00

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An amazing find

A family visit here with memories around every corner. Don't dare blink when looking at the displays as you might miss something. Truly nostalgic and would highlly recommend a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 April 2016
HeatherD1967
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Edinburgh

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Edinburgh
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27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

A family visit here with memories around every corner. Don't dare blink when looking at the displays as you might miss something. Truly nostalgic and would highlly recommend a good hour looking around.

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4 Thank HeatherD1967
Callander, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

If in Callander this is a must. This families lifetime collection of toys is a wonderful trip down memory for big kids and wee kids of all ages.

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4 Thank paul m
Callander, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016

A true blast for all lovers of toys, happy memories and nostalga. Do not be put off by the small unassuming entrance to the museum, we were amazed by the amount and quantity of toys on show here. Can't stress enough how brilliant this place is. VISIT!! You will not be disappointed.

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Thank ch0pperman
Windsor, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

This is the most amazing house, packed full of so many era's of toys that I am sure from the 50's to the 90's your childhood memories and the toys you owned will be in here. Stunning collection, you can even buy some old toys as well. It is a small place, so a fair bit isn't wheelchair friendly, and... More 

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2 Thank Windy2105
Cheshire
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160 reviews
105 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

This is a really lovely toy museum - it doesn't matter how old you are you will recognise some of your childhood toys! We enjoyed our walk round and the couple who run the place and own the exhibits are really sweet. The extended family who own the toys have collected over 65 years. From the vast number of toys... More 

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3 Thank CheshPotts
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20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

It nice, go there it only takes an hour and there are to many things to see! We liked it very much (my son is 12 years)

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Thank Erwin V
Redditch, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015

Amazing treasure trove of toys from the last 30-100 years. Pity such a small collection (space wise) but certainly squeezed into every nook and cranny. Very enjoyable visit that fills approx an hour, so worth a visit if passing through Callander on a days trek.

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Thank Carol B
Elgin, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015

We only heard about this place when we drove passed it coming from Stirling. What a great place to visit, the younger guy at the til when we entered was helpful showing us where to go. Our 7 year old was amazed to see the better quality of toys that we played with. The soldier room was jaw dropping, there's... More 

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2 Thank Kennyelgin
Rosyth, United Kingdom
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392 reviews
230 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

We have been there for the first time, it was a nice experience to come back to many years ago through the big and interesting toys collection. Nice place, small. There is the toys museum inside the shop , very nice . You can visit it paying 3 pounds. It takes half an hour almost. It's on the main street,... More 

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Thank Giuseppe C
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

A great place to visit when you are in Callander. It is a real "tardis" once you step inside because there is so much crammed into a tiny shop/museum. All the toys and memorabilia are arranged in interest groups and it is great wandering around remembering the toys, books and so on that you had when you were a child.

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