Kid Toys

Looking for the right kid toy? Learn what toys kids love most, which have the greatest educational value, why some get tossed aside after a few minutes of play, and how to use toys to foster intelligence and creativity.

FamilyFun Toy of the Year Awards

What's the formula for finding this year's most fabulous toys? Start with 50 discerning families, then give them 425 of the newest playthings to evaluate. The results? Our Top Ten Award Winners and 15 additional picks -- 25 holiday worthy toys, each for under $100!

Toys for Kids With Special Needs

The writer of the blog To the Max asked parents which toys most benefited their kids with special needs this past year. These toys have encouraged children to move, communicate, manipulate their hands, be social -- and have lots of fun too.

The Top 10 Classic Toys

What makes a toy a classic? Sure signs: you see it in nearly every home with kids, and it's rarely put away. The following new versions of classics are destined for that same much-loved status. Each combines a proven pedigree with irresistible newness. Let's play!

Age-by-Age Guide to Toys!

What's the best toy for an infant vs. a toddler? Before you go holiday shopping, check out our list that matches developmental stages of play with toys that work well for kids at each age.

Interactive Toys for Toddlers

Interactive toys can be great learning tools. But there are so many on the market, it's often hard to decide which toy is best. Check out our top picks that will encourage your child to learn, move, and just have fun!

Top 10 Toys For Creativity

Which playthings best help your child unleash his imagination? Parents went to child-development experts to find out.

Make Your Own Developmental Baby Toys

Homemade toys, as seen on the American Baby TV Show.

Best Toys for Babies and Toddlers

There are so many options for baby and toddler toys out there. We'll show you our top choices so you can be confident that your little one will be entertained.

Best Toys of 2015

Watch a behind-the-scenes look at the big day of testing for the very best toys of 2015. Our tiny testers played with everything from Frozen "ice skates" to LEGO kits to find out which new products are the most fun.

Toy Trivia Quiz

How much do you really know about Silly Putty, Lincoln Logs, and Barbie? Take our test and find out!

Home Organization: Getting Rid of Toys

Is it time to get rid of some of your child's playthings? This system will ensure that the right toys are tossed.

Top STEM Toys: Science, Math, and More

FamilyFun's top picks for toys, books, and apps that help kids discover the fun of science, technology, engineering, and math.

America's Most Popular Toys

Americans are serious about their toys. The more popular the toy, the more passion, anger, and general strangeness it's capable of generating. Here's a look at the most intriguing and outrageous stories behind America's favorite playthings.

Best Beach and Sand Toys for Kids This Summer

Kids are sure to have some fun in the sun with these sand and sea toys. We've got 10 all-new beach toys, plus some favorites that we recently shared in our June magazine.

Counting Toys for Toddlers

Teaching your child to count is important, but it can be hard work. Here are a few of our favorite counting toys to make the process a little more fun.

Best Pool and Water Toys for Kids This Summer

Dive into summer fun with beach and water toys that are guaranteed to make a splash with your kids.

Adorable Etsy Gifts for Every Kid

Check out some of our favorite kid-friendly items from for quality, handmade gift ideas you'll love.

Best Backyard Toys for Kids This Summer

Bug out with critter catchers that let your child get up close and personal with ants, fireflies, and other creatures.

Home Organization: Organizing Toys

Everything in your child's space should have a place! Here is the best way to keep toys organized in your playroom, living room, or child's bedroom, while making sure they are still easily accessible.

We Pick the Best Toys of 2014

Get a behind-the-scenes look at a big day of testing for our best toys of 2014. Our little critics played with everything from robots to hair chalk to see which new products are the most fun and exciting this year.

The Best Games of 2014!

Our kid testers played with all kinds of toys to help us find our top picks of 2014. Watch as they interact with some of the coolest playthings on the market.

Product Picks: Best Boredom Busters

Cure the nothing-to-do, summertime blues with these 10 family-tested playthings.