Welcome to The Learning Lab

We have been in operation since 2013 and are a now a leading retailer of school books, stationery, arts & crafts supplies, children’s books & educational toys in Ireland.

Some of the fantastic toy brands we stock include Melissa & Doug, Djeco, Tidlo, Hape, Our Generation, and Lottie Dolls. We aim to sell toys which are high quality as well as being good value for money and have an educational aspect to them while providing hours of fun.

We have stores in Mullingar, Co. Westmeath & Celbridge, Co. Kildare, with passionate and friendly staff to help you as best they can.

A full range of our toys is available in our stores but if you can’t make it to a store we have some for sale on our e-commerce website and can ship nationwide. Click here.

We sell school books from all suppliers and offer discounts to schools and other educational establishments. Our full range of schoolbooks can also be found at

Please see our blog below for the latest news and information from both stores.

Latest News

Friday Focus on: The Leaf Thief

16 October 2020

"This happened last year, remember?" Poor squirrel is getting very cross when...

How to make...Blue Birds

10 March 2020

Blue Birds, as made in Mullingar with Elle and Lorraine, Saturday 7th...

How To Make...Rocket Puppets

02 March 2020

Rocket Puppets as made in Mullingar with Elle and Lorraine, Saturday 29th...