Hornby Hobbies Visitor Centre
Due to the unprecedented circumstances the country finds itself in over the Covid-19 situation, the Hornby Hobbies Visitor Centre is closed until further notice.
We apologise for the inconvenience this may cause you, and we hope to return to a normal service as soon as the current circumstances allow.
Join us for a journey through the history of Britain's best-loved toys!
Collector Club Members can obtain access to the Hornby Visitor Centre Museum free of charge when presenting an in date membership card!
Take a virtual tour of our visitor centre below
We're proud to announce that the Hornby Hobbies Visitor Centre is now an accredited Public Learning Destination for Kent Children's University™, and can issue Learning Credits for participating children's Passports to Learning.The accreditation shows that our methods for inspiring and educating children and young people meets with the Quality Assurance process of National Children’s University™ Trust. Kent Children’s University™ (KCU) is part of an international charity that provides 5 to 14 year olds with access to exciting and innovative CU Learning Activities and experiences outside the normal school day. They reward children’s participation in voluntary learning activities that will develop their skills and raise aspirations for the future.If you would like more information about Kent Children’s University™ please visit their website.