In 1954, Mr. Merle Murray opened Murray's Hobbyland. The store was originally located at 1110 North Main Street in Bloomington, Illinois. The business started as a toy store but evolved into a hobby store by the late 50s. The business relocated to its present business at 616 North Main Street in historic downtown Bloomington in 1969. Mr. Murray retired from the business in 1995.

1954-2015 Celebrating our 61th year in business as your number one full line hobby store!

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