The Guards Toy Soldier Centre, Wellington Barracks on Birdcage Walk in Westminster, London SW1E 6HQ

The shop at the Horse guards Museum is known as the Guards’ Toy Soldier Museum. Just inside the gates of the museum’s entrance, visitors are able to visit the shop without paying to enter the museum, and it is the perfect place to visit if you’re looking for a unique and unusual toy or gift, particularly for a child.

Here you’ll find one of the largest selections of toy soldiers in London. Depending on your budget and what you’re looking for, you can purchase these toy soldiers either individually or in boxed presentation packages. You’ll find everything from Knights in Shining Armour to soldiers from the Napoleonic and Crimean wars right up to representations of modern day Horse guards. Other gifts available in the store include books and CDs, postcards, and other sets and accessories sure to be attractive to enthusiasts of military history.

You’ll find that the staff in the shop are both friendly, knowledgeable, and happy to help so if you’re looking for soldiers from a particular era or would like to complete a specific set, they are on hand to assist you.


Nearest Tube: Westminster – 5 minute walk

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