Museum of Childhood Shop

Come and join us in a nostalgic journey in our fun and friendly shop

These are among some of the many attractive items that are for sale in our shop. Some items are available as mail order. 

Michael Fish weather fridge magnets, Back to the Future coaster and Hong Kong Phooey pin badge

Remembering the 80s

Star Wars, Doctor Who, ..... it all comes flooding back, remember the 80s with our range of coasters, mugs and magnets.


Gruffalo toys from the Museum of Childhood

The Gruffalo

Julia Donaldson's modern classic becomes 3D with this range of Gruffalo soft toys. We also have the fantastic scots translations of The Gruffalo and the Gruffalo's Child.

Items with Beano comic character designs

Classic DC Thomson range

Published in Scotland, the Beano and Dandy comics have had worldwide success. This range of useful mugs, magnets and water bottles feature Dennis the Menace and Desperate Dan.

Tove Jansson's Moomin character toys

Character soft toys

We have a wide range of character soft toys from classics such as Paddington to modern favourites such as the Gruffalo and Abney and Teal

Peter Pan finger puppets

Finger puppets

From Peter Pan to the Wizard of Oz, recreate your favourite tales with these finger puppets.


Paddington bear on sale in the shop


Paddington, the classic character from our childhood, can be cuddled in this traditional soft toy wearing his blue coat