Many of us love to buy wooden toys for our kids and grandkids. Wooden toys tend to be durable and beautiful at the same time, so will stand up to several kids. Besides the practical aspects of purchasing wood toys, there is also the fact that kids love them! The feel and colours ignite children’s imaginations and lead to hours of happy playtime. If you have been looking for some new wood toys to check out, here are the top five wooden toy on the market right now.

1) The Melissa & Doug Wooden Project Bench.

The Melissa & Doug Wooden Project BenchWe all know that Melissa & Doug products are high quality. This child’s tool bench is no exception. Every single one is handcrafted for durability and quality. Included with the workbench is a tool rack with wooden tools, hardware and a functioning vise. There is a storage shelf as well. It means that keeping the pieces together is a breeze! There are even idea suggestions to help get the imagination juices flowing. It will provide hours of fun for any child, and is durable enough to last for the long haul.

2) Orbrium Toys 12 Pcs Wooden Engines & Train Cars Collection Compatible with Thomas Wooden Railway, Brio, Chuggington

No child’s toy box is set without a train. This Orbrium train set features beautifully painted engines, coaches, tender, convertible coach/hopper car, magnetic cargo load, cargo car, tanker car, magnetic tanker load, hopper car, and cabooses. It also comes with a nice display case, making put up a breeze after play time. Orbrium also makes their train sets to the standard size of other sets, such as Thomas’ Wooden Railway so that they can be used together. This is an excellent perk!

3) Top Race® 30 Piece Wooden Cash Register

Top Race® 30 Piece Wooden Cash RegisterInstead of an annoying plastic register that breaks the first time it drops, get the Top Race Register. It is high quality and has realistic items kids are used to seeing whenever they shop. It includes a scanner, credit card reader, register tape in addition to the expected coins and cash.

4) Manhattan Toy Tree Top Adventure Activity Center

This activity centre is amazing! It is 22.5″ high and 18″ wide. It has a tree theme and so many little activities it will provide hours of fun. It is also colourful and attractive looking. It encourages exploration while improving cognitive function and dexterity.

5) Melissa & Doug Food Groups

This toy set is educational and fun! Plus, as I said before, Melisa & Doug products are amazing. It has various foods for the child to sort into food groups or put together an in healthy meal. Because it is made of wood, it will no break as easily as those cheap plastic veggies and foods we have all seen before! Great way to teach healthy eating habits and food types at the same time.

While there are surely many other great wooden toy out there, these are the best and highly educational as well.