For 260 years, Hamleys of London has been The Finest Toy Shop in the World bringing magical experiences and joy to children of all ages. Hamleys' rich history began with William Hamley, a Cornishman from Bodmin, England. William Hamley dreamed of the best toy shop in the world when opening his toy shop at Holborn, London, in 1760. Hamleys in India has grown to be recognized as a trend setter for new and magical experiences for children. The brand now has 125 stores spread across 35 cities in the country and is only growing further.