Whirligig’s Canterbury Toyshop
22 Sun Street, Canterbury, CT1 2HX – 01227 504237
Open Monday – Saturday 9.30 – 5.30, Sunday 10.00 – 4.00
A fantastic collection of creative toys that will inspire you.
Located just by Canterbury’s iconic cathedral, just before the independent area of the King’s Mile – we have the best view of the cathedral in town through our back window!
A great area of town to discover, where everybody heads at lunchtime…
Launch our video to see inside…
Our store manager, Gemma.
What will you find in the Canterbury Toyshop?
Our latest discoveries table
Really interesting models to build
Great logic and thinking games
Toys to stimulate the youngest children
This month, we are thinking about great games that the whole family can join in with.
These spin games are great fun – get the ball moving around the dish – you have until the ball stops moving to complete you task! There are three versions – a matching game, a naming game and an acting out game.
Simple to use and fun to play – we think everyone will have fun with these.
This month, our Canterbury shop has a special offer – when you purchase any other item, if you say SPIN, we will give you one of the games half price – just £4.99!
In the news
Peter was recently visited at the shop by the Canterbury Journal when they asked, “Does this man have the best job in Canterbury?” Here Peter shows some of our favourite products and explains the Whirligig Philosophy.
Marjorie’s Christmas Letter
Many of you will have followed the fascinating story of Marjorie over Christmas last year. The clips from the BBC news are here to watch if you missed it! Just so you know, the family were located and have since visited the shop and we were delighted to hear more about the letter and their link to their past.
Some of our recent winners….
A medieval masterpiece
Amazing painting skills
Sequin art perfected
The windmills of your mind!
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Winner – Muddy Stilletos Best Kent Children’s Business
Winner of the Judges’ and People’s Choice Award for best Xmas window!
Second birthday celebrations!
Winner of the Let Toys Be Toys Toymark award for good practice