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!


Product of the Week: Thomas Trains

Thomas Train Sets are STILL on SALE this month!!

Thomas Trains are still 20% off!

And remember there’s a BONUS…every Thomas Train purchase gets you a chance to win a Thomas the Tank Engine party rental!


When it comes to teaching emotions and problem solving, Thomas is a Really Useful Engine.  Your child can bring the life lessons from Thomas stories into their everyday lives through imagination and engineering of new track courses.

Stop on by today!