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Give the Gift of Play!

Not sure what to get your loved ones and their little ones this year for the holidays?

Give the Gift of Play!

While play is just plain fun, play is also incredibly beneficial for children’s development in so many ways. A daily dose of play helps build cognitive, social, emotional, physical, and problem-solving skills. Encouraging play in various forms – imaginative, physical, constructive, etc. – is crucial for a child’s holistic development.

Giving the Gift of Play is an incredible way to nurture growth, joy, and learning.

See below for some gift ideas!


Memberships are amazing gifts that last all year! Get unlimited admission, exclusive member hours, discounts on rentals and special programs, and so much more! Gift it to yourself or somebody you love!
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Want to give parents or caregivers something other than toys this year?
KidsPlay visit passes make great stocking stuffers!
Family Four-Pack of visit passes $36 (regular price $40)
Ten-Pack of visit passes for $90 (regular price $100)
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KidsPlay’s Tiny Toy Shop 

Check out our new seasonal items in the Tiny Toy Shop! Explore carefully curated selections of high-quality children’s toys and activities that foster imagination and creativity and deepen appreciation for the sciences, arts, and the world around them.

Products include toys related to exhibits like fake food and music makers, STEM and Maker Space activity kits, and crafts and jewelry from local artists. Visit us during Musem hours (admission not required to shop)!

December 1, 2023 Announcements, Blog, Highlights