3829 Airline Dr Metairie LA 70001

Between N. Turnbull and Cleary - - one block East of Sam's Club

9:30 am to 5:15 pm

Open Daily: Closed Wednesdays and Sundays

504 828-6868

Our motto: You can never have too many unbuilt kits in your closet.

"There are only two precious memories I have of New Orleans: the house I grew up in and Hub Hobby." - - - Jim Letten

"Wherever I wind up, I'll always judge any hobby shop to the one I grew up with." - - - Paolo Profumo

"You've been a part of my life for over half of my life. I'll follow you wherever you go." - - - Bill Schadwell

"Even though I'm now in Los Angeles, after eight years in New Orleans, I've learned that there is only one hobby shop: Hub - - the rest are just places with some stuff in them." - - Alan Greenstadt

"I love this place. It's like a big candy store!" - - guy in big red truck

Hub Hobby New Orleans is now in Metairie

"Ariel's Morning" composed and recorded by New Orleans musician Rick Marcell

Here's where you can find the "Ariel's Morning" ( http://youtu.be/OXy9yXaH3gs ) video

Model Rockets - -Tools - - Plastic Models - - HO & N Scale Trains - -Click on Product Lines for More

In Memoriam

Jerry Kelly


Gerald "Jerry" Kelly, aged 83 years, passed away on Thursday, August 15th at his home. Jerry was born and reared in New Orleans, served in the Air National Guard and with his brother Roy established Hub Hobby Shop.

New For the Week Ending July 19, 2014

Press Releases has info from JLI Innovations - - Kagero publications - - - Bowser - - Hasegawa - - Dragon Models - - Accurail - - RS Models - - Meng - - MARS - - Osprey Publciations - - Military Miniatures in Review - - and more

Check out the new arrivals for the week

"The greatest barrier to success is the fear of failure." - - Sven Goran Eriksson

New For the Week Ending July 12, 2014

Press Releases has info from Dragon Models - - Classic Metal Works - - Polar Lights - - Moebius - - Emhar - - Pegasus - - Aires - - Estes Model Rockets - - Minicraft - - - Zvezda - - Forces of Valor - - Tamiya - - Verlindon Productions - - Eduard - - and more

Events has info on a plastic model contest on the North Shore

"My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me." - - Benjamin Disraeli

New For the Week Ending June 28, 2014

Press Releases has info from AZ Models - - Special Hobby - - and more

Reviews travels under the seas in Pegasus Hobbies The Nautilus:: "Ever since Disney's 1954 film adaptation, modelers have wanted an affordable mass-market kit of Capt. Nemo's devilishly ingenious submarine in all its overwrought Victorian glory. Alas, it was not meant to be until now." - - Tim Kidwell

"Really great people make you feel that you, too, can become great." - - Mark Twain

Showcase is our full-length feature-story section. Articles so far include Vlad the Impaler, Planning Dioramas, Super-detailing armor models, Sculpting, Knight Life, Panzerknacker!, Rail Photography, Russian Armor, Space Marines, and the German FAMO - - - 04/03/10

Hobby Hints gives some practical ideas on how to accomplish different aspects of modeling. Sections include School Projects, Materials & Bonding, Painting, Radio Control Airplanes, Scenery, Trains, and Weathering & Detailing - 06/21/14

Press Releases are "ads" and information that manufacturers send us which we thought would be of interest - -07/19/14

Reviews gives our opinions on kits and products. Sections include Books, Games, Model Accessories, Plastic Models, and Trains - -06/28/14

Links A rather eclectic collection, heavy on museums, natural history, and historical sites- - -08/21/10

Recent Arrivals: A Listing as to what's come in during the week, usually updated weekly. - -07/19/14

Product Line: A listing of the type of things we stock. - - 03/26/11

Events: Listing of clubs and happenings - - 01/04/14

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