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Brighton Toy and Model Museum

52-55 Trafalgar Street, Brighton BN1 4EB, England
+44 1273 749494
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Fascinating insight to the history of British Toys

This museum has been open for many years and I had never got around to visiting it. It was well... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Paul G
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Well this place is something special! I spent about 3 hours there and only left because I thought... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul R
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  • Excellent49%
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52-55 Trafalgar Street, Brighton BN1 4EB, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This museum has been open for many years and I had never got around to visiting it. It was well worth rectifying this and I no doubt will visit again when I have friends visiting Brighton. It is definitely one of the attractions that deserves...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well this place is something special! I spent about 3 hours there and only left because I thought I might seem a bit weird. If you're into toys/hobbies/mechanics from very old to not so long ago you'll love this place. Staff are very welcoming and...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A looooot of toys of all kinds: trains, cars, dolls, airplanes, etc..also a puppet show (if you insert 10p!)! Interesting place to visit, makes you wanna buy all of the toys...small and you see it all fast, but I think its worth of the visit

Thank MiciMG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tucked away under the railway station, good for a rainy day. Not too big that children get bored, and interesting for the adults of all ages. Ask for the quiz sheets, there are several which which keep the kids entertained for a while.

Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 13 July 2017

I was so excited to visit this museum as the history of childhood and toys really fascinates me. It is a small museum tucked underneath Brighton railway station. The staff present were interns who were so enthusiastic and polite. I really enjoyed the dolls, dolls'...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I didn't have high expectations when I walked in, because the place is small, but I quickly changed my mind. The staff are amazing! Entertaining, loving, funny, very helpful. They make the place what it is! They offer to fill in a quiz as you...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2017

Friendly welcoming staff get you off to a good start in this museum. It is an Alladins Cave of toy delights from model aeroplanes, cars, trains, puppets, ships and so on. Great to see things so familar from my 60's childhood and I particularly liked...More

Thank NB1957
Reviewed 9 June 2017

There is plenty to see at the Toy and Model Museum. There is a large train set although it does not run very often but there is also a smaller one which was running when I visited. In addition there are loads of cabinets with...More

Thank therichastill
Reviewed 7 May 2017

An amazing, magical place for kids and adults alike. A fantastic array of toys from almost every era. Unfortunately I remembered most of them!!!

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

A quiant little museum, located underneath Brighton railway station. No matter what age you are,there's some thing for everyone. A real trip down memory lane. Children will love it, so will the adults!

Thank hg38575
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Maggie P
15 June 2015|
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Response from BrightonToyMuseum | Property representative |
Hi there, Thanks for your question. There are two car parks in close proximity (5 minute walk or less) to the Museum. One is the multi story car park at Brighton train station. The other is just down Trafalgar street (take... More
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