All Things Toys

  • Private car/minibus

About The Tour

With Christmas around the corner, why not join your child friendly expert Tour Guide on a journey of discovery of the world of toys! 

During this tour, you will visit London's historic toy museum. housed in an 18th century building to see the wonderful, eclectic collection of toys from days gone by including traditional puppets, music boxes, train sets and spinning tops. A great chance to show kids how things have changed and what they could have expected for Christmas a hundred years ago.

Your guide takes you through the evolution of toys and games, some of them based on games played by ancient civilisations from all over the globe and will also take you to some specially selected stores based on your child’s interests.

You will also look at how TV and Film characters have made their way to our shop shelves with some being so popular as to warrant their very own stores, such as Paddington Bear and Harry Potter. And what of the brands that have made a toy famous, such as the Harrod’s Bear!

You can also enjoy some time in London’s most famous toy store, Hamleys. With five floors of toys of every description, it’s a child’s paradise, with interactive toys that you can try out and entertainers throughout! Your guide will be on hand to help you navigate the store to find the toys that suit your child's interests.

This is an ideal tour to discover the history of toys, gain some great ideas for Christmas gifts and keep your young ones entertained as you do!

Depending on the time of day, we could combine your tour with a child interesting lunch venue or afternoon tea.

Why not add a visit to the Postal Museum, bringing the festive season to London with see mail rail Christmas ride, which will take you through the underground tunnels of London once used to deliver mail. Fabulous fun for kids!