2207 Plainfield Rd., Joliet, IL 60435

In business for over 60 years, Walt’s Hobby strives to provide the best service and products for its customers. We pride ourselves in providing a neat, clean, and organized store, where shopping will be a pleasant experience.

Walt’s is a full line hobby shop, carrying multiple scales of model trains, and scenic detailing supplies, plastic model kits, model rocketry, and radio control cars, boats, planes,& helicopters. We carry Pine car and science supplies for school projects, along with scratch building supplies for the discriminating modeler. 

Walt’s also carries a full array of replacement and support parts along with the specialty tools to make your hobby a success.  

Along with the addition of this website Walt’s is pleased to announce the recent expansion of its retail store. This new “room” will be home to a detailed 10 foot by 15 foot H.O. and “O” gauge layout. We invite you to stop in often to watch a model railroad evolve.  

If you looking for a hobby or a hobby shop please come give us a try. Talk with our knowledgeable staff about your interests and let us see how we can help you have more fun with your hobby.