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!

Click here for more details.

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.


WE ARE HIRING!! We are looking for a part-time seasonal sales professional.

The ideal candidate will be energetic, with strong communication skills. Sales professionals participate in all aspects of store operations and management, including register, customer service, product receiving, pricing, display building/merchandising, stocking, and above all, ensure a truly wonderful shopping experience for our customers. For more info. and to apply, click here. You may also apply in-store so come on by!


Featured Products: More LEGO sets, puzzles, model kits and games in stock.


Come by and see us to stock up on at-home activities for the family.


Customer safety is top priority for us.

We are adhering to the strict guidelines set forth by our

Governor to ensure customer safety during this uncertain time.

  • We are limiting in-person shopping to no more than 10 patrons at a time
  • Adhering to social distancing recommendations
  • Sanitizing common surfaces

Remember, we are offering curb side delivery at this time!

Call ahead and we’ll make that happen.