Hornby Visitor Centre

Take a journey through the history of Britain’s best-loved toys!

Spectacular Hornby model railways, Scalextric layouts, Corgi and Airfix displays with many interactive features. Look around our museum and at the exciting offers in the Hornby Retail Shop. Have a bite to eat and drink at our Cafe when you are finished.

Our Museum is full of fascinating model railways, Airfix, Corgi and Scalextric displays. Track the History of the site and it’s products from start to present day. Throughout the year we host many different activities that are fun for all. See our website and social media for updates.

Opening Times

Open 7 days a week

Shop – 10am-4pm

Museum and Cafe – 10am – 3.30pm


We are completely accessible. There are no steps, if you use a wheelchair or mobility scooter then you will be able to come onto our site with no problems. Our displays are at the correct height to be seen by all and we have 1 wheelchair that can be used. We also have 2 disabled parking bays that are closer to the front doors than the normal parking spaces. Please speak to a member of staff for any further assistance and they will be happy to help.

Member: Gold member

ATAK Trade Pass Accepted

Events at Hornby Visitor Centre