Dinky Toys: Online Museum


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Dinky Toys" was the brand name for a range of die-cast zamac zinc alloy miniature vehicles produced by Meccano Ltd. They were made in England from 1934 to 1979, at a factory in Binns Road in Liverpool. Dinky Toys were among the most popular diecast vehicles ever made – pre-dating other popular diecast marques, including Corgi, Matchbox and Mattel's Hot Wheels. These classics are now a collectors' item, with major followings in the UK, France, Netherlands and the US. Choose an exhibit below to explore:

Fodens Exhibit

Commercial Vehicles Exhibit

Passenger Cars Exhibit

Racing Cars Exhibit

Military Exhibit

TV Theme Exhibit

Emergency Services Exhibit

Planes Exhibit

Accessories Exhibit

Corgi Exhibit