ModelZone sell a wide range of model and radio controlled toys as well as plastic and construction toys.
202 High Holborn, Holborn, London, WC1V 7BD
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+44 (0)20 7405 6285
Its not the kind of shop I would go crazy for, simply because I have very little patience when it comes assembling airplanes, cars, ships, castles, villages, etc. It is overwhelming to they eye as there are piles of stuff everywhere its like an Aladdin cave, and anything you want you'll probably find. After all they are the largest retailer of the sort.
One thing I did enjoy looking at was...more
Since my husband's been painting miniatures, I'm here more often than I'd like to be.
I don't have too much of a problem with it though, because it's fun just to look in to all the cases. It's almost museum like. They have everything from famous figures -- Star Wars toys, then there are vintage-esque models of cars and trains, and tons of showcases filled with small cars. Despite my ignorance...more
I walked in here, dragged by a friend in desperate need of a present for a rather geeky friend, and almost immediately walked back out. This is how i imagine the mind of a strange, terminally nerdy bloke to be. Lots of grey hair, cardigans and sallow faces.
Ok, I'm being harsh. But this is really not my scene. The shop is floor to ceiling covered in models. Cars, figures, kits. Fully grown...more
Model zone is geekazoid heaven. It is the perfect toy store for adult boys. It sells everything from model cars, airplanes, helicopters, ships, train sets, superhero characters, puzzles, Star Wars memorabilia, little soldiers, and other fun little gadgets. Now, I am not a big fan of any of these things, and yet I still find this store quite fascinating. It has models lined up from floor to...more
Model zone is every big boys dream. I say big as there are no children in sight in here, I guess the back to basic toys they stock just aren't high tech enough these days. Think trains, cars, planes, battleships and make your own model kits. It's a good find for any hobbyst though.
The staff are very sweet, all old men, who probably spend most of their time building HMS Victory's and adding...more