Situated near the coastal town of Morecambe, Lancaster is the county town of Lancashire with historical connections with the "Wars of the Roses". St Nicholas Arcade and Marketgate are the two main shopping centres which contain a terrific variety of shops, cafes and restaurants. Lancaster toy shops include The Enchanted Kids Company that offers a good selection of traditional toys for all age groups.
Other specialist toy shops such as Joys Toys are not far away in Morecambe, although shoppers for toys in Lancaster should have no trouble finding toys, gifts or gadgets from the stores or small independent shops situated around the town. Model & Hobby World in Owen Road acts as a magnet for the area's model makers, and also offers an exciting range of arts & crafts products.