Creativity and play are vital to a child's development. The right toys, games and puzzles spark the imagination, promote manual dexterity and enhance social skills. They can inspire and delight in equal measure and lay the foundations for lifelong interests and hobbies.
Toymaster Isle of Wight is the island's oldest and largest independent toy store. Starting life in 1955, we were originally 'The Sports and Model Shop' as at the time sports were also considered a hobby. Today we still operate a sports and toy store in Ryde. For more information and our online sports store visit The Sports Shop IOW.
We pride ourselves on our comprehensive collection featuring all of the toys that kids just can't wait to get their hands on. Our range is packed with those hard to find and out of stock items that parents lose sleep over. We have the perfect gifts for kids of all ages including those of the grown up variety!
Even in the technological age kids still love getting back to basics. There is no substitute for the creative process and our craft collection features everything youngsters need to get the creative juices flowing. Our art sets, paint by numbers and Top Model products are sure to satisfy kids' love for colour and design and you can't beat Hama Beads for hours of creative fun.
Train sets and model railways remain one of the best loved and sough after toys. Beautiful, interactive and versatile, model railways are truly engrossing and you are certainly on the right track if you treat a youngster to one of these much loved toys. Big kids adore them too so why not give yourself some fabulous family time with our wonderful trains sets, track and accessories from Hornby, Peco and Graham Farish?
Our range features an exciting collection of games to ensure hours and hours of fun wherever you happen to be. These include the ever popular Top Trumps and out and out classics like Monopoly. You really can't go wrong!
Puzzled by jigsaws? Did you know that they can help improve youngsters' motor skills, cognition and reasoning? They can also prove a welcome and therapeutic diversion for stressed adults and may even help delay the onset of dementia.
Modelling can be as therapeutic as completing jigsaws and improves kids' dexterity and cognition. Also educational, modelling of the non-catwalk variety is guaranteed to keep participants happy for hours and doesn't cost the earth. We have an impressive and diverse range of models from Airfix, Italeri, Revell and Zvezda.
If planes, trains and automobiles and the odd helicopter fail to excite then do explore the fabulous world of Warhammer in our Games Workshop department. Here you will discover a variety of weird and wonderful creatures to assemble and paint before you enter a fantasy world that is sure to excite.
At Toymaster Isle of Wight you will discover all of your kids' favourite characters and superheroes from Batman to Thunderbirds and from Despicable me to Postman Pat. Not forgetting Star Wars, of course. We also offer a mind boggling array of Lego plus Sylvanian Families, Scalextric and much more. You don't need to visit a galaxy far, far away to find what you need. Just call in to Toymaster Isle of Wight!
We hope that you enjoy our collection both in store and here online. Our knowledgeable team are always on hand to help if you have any questions.