Welcome to Smitty's Hobby Shop

3706 Wilmington Pike, Dayton, OH 45429
Phone: (937) 299-7991

Located between Dorothy Lane and Stroop


Smitty's Hobby Shop  Dayton Model Railway's

Welcome to Smitty's Hobby Shop - Dayton Model Railway's Website. 2008 marks our 68th year in the Dayton area. The hobby shop was first opened in 1938 on Salem Ave in Dayton, Ohio, in 1939 the store was moved to Brown Street in Dayton, Ohio.

In 1942 the store moved to 1318 Wayne Ave, Dayton Ohio, there is a picture of the old hobby shop  below, in 1950 the shop was remodeled and remained open until 1973 when it was consolidated with the present store in Kettering.

The current Store opened in 1970, and is located at 3706 Wilmington Pike in Kettering Ohio, between Stroop and Dorothy Lane.

Some of the items you will find at Smitty's are the following but not limited to: Ho gauge trains, cars, locomotives, track, building & scenery materials. Plastic model kits, imported military kits, planes, armor, ships and cars. Race car sets and accessories, and Air brush accessories.

Enjoy this site, and please feel free to contact us with your comments


HO Gauge Trains

  • Starter sets & extras

  • Cars - Locomotives - Track

  • Building & Scenery materials

Plastic Model Kits

  • Planes - Armor - Ships - Cars

  • Imported Military Model kits

  • Race car sets & accessories

  • Airbrushes


Smitty's
3707 Wilmington Pike
Kettering, Ohio


Dayton Model Railways on Wayne Ave.