1. South East and London
  2. Kent
  3. Margate

About The WonderWorks

Ready for a trip down memory lane that's also a leap into the future? The WonderWorks (previously known as Hornby Visitor Centre) is your time machine, charting a course through the storied history of Britain's beloved toys. See how Hornby trains, Scalextric race tracks, and more have captured hearts for over a century. It's like walking through a storybook of British craftsmanship and joy, where every page turn reveals another chapter of fun!

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Rebranding Toy History!

The WonderWorks was previously known at the Hornby Visitor Centre and is now an exciting attraction for all ages!

100 Years of Toy History

From the very first tinplate to rare model trains and the Scalextric toys! Discover toys from over 100 years ago!

Fantastic Workshops

Get sucked into the fun with daily workshops and immersive exhibits where you can play and interact with the toys!

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Opening Times

Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 16:00

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Pricing & Tickets

General Admission
  • Child (5-15) : £2.50
  • Adult (16-18+) : £5.00

Under 5's: Free
Family (2 adults, up to 4 kids): £12.50

Book in advance for cheapest tickets

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Stopwatch IconTypical visit time 2 - 3 hours

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FAQs

No, there is no parking.

There is no on-site parking, but there is nearby parking.

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Contact Details

Hornby Hobbies
Unit H1-H2
Enterprise Road, Westwood Industrial Estate
Margate
Kent
CT9 4JX
England

Tel: 01843233524

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