Train display. Credit Hornby Museum
Train display. Credit Hornby Museum

Hornby Visitor Centre

* The Visitor Centre and Cafe are closed until further notice *

Re-live the story of Britain’s best loved toys at the Hornby Visitor Centre, a fantastic day out for the whole family.

See fascinating displays, featuring rare products from the Hornby, Scalextric, Airfix and Corgi archives.

Track the history of Hornby’s iconic model trains, trace the development of Scalextric, follow the history of Airfix, and see the high quality Corgi collectibles of today.

See our spectacular layouts and maybe treat yourself to something in our retail shop...

 

Access Information

The entrance is fully accessible for wheelchairs, with the doors open at all times. The Visitor Centre is located across the ground floor, and is fully accessible for both wheelchairs and mobility scooters.

Quiet days and special tours may be provided; please contact the Visitor Centre directly. One wheelchair is available for visitor use, and one rest seat is provided. 

There is ample accessible parking less than 100 metres from the entrance and accessible toilets are also on site.

Opening Times

*The Visitor Centre and Cafe are closed until further notice *

Open All Year 10am – 4pm

Address

Hornby Hobbies Ltd
Westwood
Margate
CT9 4JX

Entry Price

Day Tickets
Adult: £5
Child/Senior Citizen: £2.50
Family Ticket (2 Adults and up to 4 Children): £12.50

Annual Tickets
Single Ticket: £15
Family Ticket (2 Adults and up to 4 Children): £30

Group Tickets
Adult: £3.50
Child/Senior Citizen: £2
*Pre-booked groups with a minimum of eight people
*Pre-booked guided tours are also available (£10)