Welcome to Whistle Stop Toy & Hobby!

Whistle Stop Toy and Hobby is the Alexandria’s only family-owned, old-fashioned hobby shop sure to delight young and old! Visit our huge window train layout, take a turn driving your own Ferrari or relive memories of building your first B-52 bomber model.

We carry the highest quality hobby items including Lego as well as N – G gauge trains, Thomas the Tank engine, Lego sets, Remote Control cars, airsoft guns, planes and helicopters, die cast cars and military pieces, slot cars, rockets, models, paints, scenery and much more! We also provide superb service whether you are buying your child their first Lionel train set or kites for an afternoon picnic.

Looking for a unique children’s birthday party rental?  We can help!

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So come in, revive an old hobby or start a new one, and plan to make memories with your family that will last a lifetime!

Make us your local Toy & Hobby Destination!

Now that Toys R Us has closed, we are your local toy store destination. We know the products and can assist you with your toy and hobby needs and promise a fun, personable shopping experience! Come and see us!

Exciting news! We now offer e-Gift Cards! Interested in buying your loved one the experience of shopping in a privately owned Toy & Hobby shop? You can purchase them online.


Featured Item of the Week:

Settlers of Catan – Game of Thrones Edition

Game of Thrones fans – this one is for you!
In this version of Catan, join the Brotherhood of the Watch where you’ll oversee day-to-day duties of a small cadre of brothers. You must ensure the defenses of the Wall are properly manned to help maintain the Night’s Watch. Protect against the Wildlings, Giants and Wights. Become the new Lord Commander.


Family game nights are fun – but playing Settlers of Catan is a great way to teach strategy…Learn and teach skills on how to strategically play against your opponents in order to advance your settlements!


Start a game night tradition!