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Nostalgic fun

We visited the museum as part of a trip to Mountfitchet castle, and although it has nothing to do... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
Nostalgic Fun

To revisit some fun childhood memories (if you had toys from the 50s - 70s), this is the place to... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2018
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the museum as part of a trip to Mountfitchet castle, and although it has nothing to do with the rest of the Norman-themed site, it's definitely worth a look for something completely different. Do bear in mind that the whole castle site is...More

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Reviewed October 8, 2018

To revisit some fun childhood memories (if you had toys from the 50s - 70s), this is the place to visit.

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Reviewed September 20, 2018

i absolutely loved this museum and give it 5 stars ! , there is so much to see its a fantastic place and i especially loved the star wars displays...go visit this gem hidden in Essex you wont be disappointed you will love it

1  Thank matthewg0rd0n
Reviewed September 19, 2018

This has to be the best private museum ive ever visited !! , it really is amazing packed with both toys, film props, star wars, old machines and ww2 and ww1 military items including an fantastic RAF battle of britain display !!! , i loved...More

2  Thank sarahbertie2018
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Britain ats its best, totally bonkers! We paid a pound to go in the haunted house, -good fun! There is toys, WW2 stuff, all kinds of stuff. We will go back again soon

1  Thank MRSFLUFF72
Reviewed August 28, 2018

What a peculiar place this is! Even the access is a bit confusing as the museum is contained within the walls of the castle and it's not clear whether you can get in separately. Anyway we were in the castle so gave it a look....More

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StanstedGoldie1967, Owner at House on the Hill Toy Museum, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Thanks for the review..i don't normally reply to reviews but as with the review you left on the castle site earlier this week your review is at best very misleading and full of untrue statements which for future visitors are confusing to say the least...More

Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

Yes.. i know its a toy museum, but with kids its always good to have a few more things for them to touch. I did enjoy seeing a few old toys i owned. My son however was paranoid we were visiting the haunted bit on...More

Thank ecomsue
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

What an exciting place to be. Lots of gadgets and history and knowledge all in one building. Highly recommend for all ages.

2  Thank Chloe_foodlover
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Included in our visit to the castle. What a delight! Absolutely crammed full of memories. Allow an hour or so to travel back in time to when childhood was much simpler than today. I'll be resciung my Matchbox cars, Rupert annuals and toy soldiers out...More

1  Thank Tophiller
Reviewed February 11, 2018

If you like nostalgia and a chance to show your children what life was like before phones this ticks all the boxes - in conjunction with the Norman village it is great for all ages. Easy to get to located 5mins from the M11 if...More

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Response from Charlotte B | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. We entered through the castle entrance; the castle entrance fee included the toy museum.