Whirligig’s Brighton Toyshop

9 Gardner Street, Brighton, BN1 1UP – 01273 693241

Open Monday – Sunday 10.00 – 6.00

Creative and innovative gifts for children of all ages
Welcome to our original shop and centre of operations – a trove of wonderful creative toys just waiting to be discovered!
We are located at the heart of the North Laine, a vibrant part of Brighton which is home to over 400 independent shops and some of the most interesting places to eat and drink you will ever find. Come and discover us!

See inside our shop by launching our video…

Whirligig Brighton Toyshop Manager 1

Our shop manager, Gareth

What will you find in the Brighton Toyshop?

Whirligig Brighton Toyshop

Fun and engaging toys and games

Whirligig Brighton Toyshop

Beautiful art & craft projects

Whirligig Brighton Toyshop
Fascinating and interactive books


Whirligig Brighton Toyshop

Creative construction kits

Manager’s Special

Every month, we reserve a special prize for the customers canny enough to look on our website. All you need to do is to say the special keyword at the till when you are buying anything else to get our special offer half price.

This month, as the kids are returning to school, we have the great Science Museum Kids’ Handbook on offer. It’s absolutely bursting with facts and fun activities. We think this book is a fantastic learning resource – and that’s a fact!

Just say ‘Science Museum’ when you’re paying at the till and you’ll get this for half price – just £2.99! Offer ends 30th September – whilst stocks last!.

Whirligig Toys - Kids Handbook
Whirligig Toys - Leonardo da Vinci

Our latest competition…

In our latest competition we’re offering one of these incredible Leonardo da Vinci pop-up books! A large, unbelievably detailed publication, this is a novel and fascinating way to show off Leonardo’s genius. And we have one to give away!
To be in with a chance of winning, we’d like you to design your very own invention and bring your blueprint into the shop – or simply email it to brighton@whirligigtoys.co.uk by the end of September and the first one we receive wins the prize. Best of luck!

Our recent Brighton competition winners….

Whirligig Toys I Made This Shark Head

Watch out for those teeth!

Whirligig Toys I Made This Tiger Puzzle

Tigers on the loose

Whirligig Toys I Made This Robot

Just hanging around…

Whirligig Toys I Made Pom Pom Kitten

The cutest kitten!

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You will also receive a £5 welcome voucher to use online when you place your first order of over £20.00

Whirligig Toys Brighton Let Toys Be Toys

We were the first ever winner of the Let Toys Be Toys Award

Whirligig Toys Brighton Sid Sloane

Our friend Sid Sloane from CBeebies

Whirligig Toys Brighton Caroline Lucas

Caroline Lucas MP presenting us with our award

Whirligig Brighton Toyshop 5th Birthday

Celebrating our 5th Birthday!

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