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Warrior Toy Museum

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Address: St George's Street, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
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+27 21 786 1395
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

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Not just for Boys

Took my girls there during our visit to Simon's Town and they really enjoyed it. They especially enjoyed learning about the history of the dolls in the shop and seeing the old... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Varaidzo M
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6 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took my girls there during our visit to Simon's Town and they really enjoyed it. They especially enjoyed learning about the history of the dolls in the shop and seeing the old model cars and the beautifully crafted vessels. For me it was a throw back to yester years. The staff is very helpful and knowledgeable about the toys.

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Thank Varaidzo M
George, South Africa
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Extremely friendly reception. Huge range of toys in great condition. A must for all boys between 5 and 95.

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Thank HermanLab
Cape Town, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

Boys and their Toys are catered for in this small museum in Simon's town which is crammed with a huge collection of models - cars, trains, machinery et al. There is a a limited amount to interest girls but Boy's and Dad's should not miss it!

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Thank davlorbrad
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

An interesting museum dedicated to toys – of all shapes, sizes, makes, models and themes. I found it very nostalgic especially for those who grew up with miniature train sets and matchbox cars! It is definitely one place where you could get lost in memories of your childhood or take your young ones to so they too can make new... More 

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Thank Luc V
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Huge collection of toy soldiers, trains, cars, dolls, doll houses, and a working toy railway (our favourite!). Charming and impressive when you can appreciate the time and effort gone into making toys. Some are for sale. R10 per adult entrance, R5 per child, but I think it might be more suitable for slightly older children who can look without touching

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Thank Alexis_AJB
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Reviewed 9 January 2017

Loved popping into this little museum... something for the whole family to look at, and small, so definately worth a visit.

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Thank Cheryl O
Johannesburg, South Africa
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

My husband is a collector of model trains and cars and was in his element. Staff very friendly and knowledgeable. A step back into memories of youger days

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Thank oliviac949
Durban, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

How amazing to see dinky cars in the shapes and models of cars driven when I was a teenager- then vintage models from my parents day and older ! Wonderful toy trains and even a scale electric set that ran through the tunnels. Tea- sets and miniatures, dolls of all sizes and periods. Cupid dolls which I can recall buying... More 

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Thank Rose K
Pretoria, South Africa
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28 reviews
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Reviewed 17 November 2016

Has to be one if the best collections of die cast toys. They are very clued up about what is of value and what is not. Wide selection of models for sale at good prices. Here you will find a passion for collecting rare and valuable dinky cars.

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Thank Richard100848ZA
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47 reviews
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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Lots of Corgi & Matchbox cars. An interesting way to spend some time if you like old cars. A good amount of toy soldiers & train cars but fewer dolls and other types of toys. The price is right!

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Thank Jeanne A

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