Welcome to A & R Paints and Crafts

We accept all major credit cards.

For over 38 years we have been serving the St. Louis Metro Illinois area.  We are a family owned neighborhood hobby store.  Whether you are young or old we have something for you!  View Our Upcoming Events!

We feature these items:

  • Plastic Models
  • Trains
  • Rockets
  • RC Cars
  • RC Planes
  • Melissa & Doug  toys
  • Thomas the Train

  • Bruder Toys
  • Boy Scout Supplies
  • Pinewood Derby Supplies
  • Craft Kits
  • Supplies for School Projects
  • and much more!

Hours

Monday: 9am-7:00pm

Tuesday: 9am-5:30pm

Thursday: 9am-7:00pm

Friday: 9am-5:30pm

Saturday: 9am-3:30pm

Wednesday & Sunday: Closed

A & R Paints & Crafts, Your Neighborhood Hobby Store, offers products from Woodland Scenics
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A & R Paints & Crafts, Your Neighborhood Hobby Store, offers products from Bruder Toys

A & R Paints & Crafts, Your Neighborhood Hobby Store, offers products from the Boyscouts
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A & R Paints & Crafts, Your Neighborhood Hobby Store, offers products from Bachmann Trains
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