6 Best Toy Stores in NYC

If you live in New York City or visiting the city, finding a toy store is as easy as pie. If you were wondering what they are, here are a few of your options.


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by Rob Young


  1. West Side Kids

This uptown family run toy store has been selling games, toys and children’s books for over 20 years. A must visit for any parent who has a kid with an inquisitive mind, West Side Kids offers something for all ages. From toy dinosaurs to a pocket microscope this toy store has it all.

West Side Kids
498 Amsterdam Ave.
New York, NY 10024


  1. Toys “R” Us

Probably, one of the most well known toy stores in New York City, Toys “R” Us has been a top destination for both themed and unusual gifts. This cool store specializes in the best when it comes to cool toys for kids of all ages, and It is the only toy store in the city which features a 20-foot animatronic T-Rex along with a 60-foot indoor Ferris wheel. The truth is that this toy store has becomes just as part of the splendor of Times Square as many of the other iconic stores in the city. Toys “R” Us
1514 Broadway
New York, NY 10036


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  1. Toy Tokyo

Toy Tokyo is usually mistaken for an Asian toy store, but you would be surprised to know that the owner of this East Village toy store is actually a Jewish guy. But, why the heck does it matter anyway, right? The famous toy store has been designed to mimic the stores of Japan, and this source of insipration is apparent right as you enter through the door. Toy Japan is the place where you and your kid will be exposed to tons of toys, Kaiju models and memorabilia which are displayed in all their glory all over the store.

Toy Tokyo
91 2nd Ave.
New York, NY 10003


  1. Toy Space

Toy Space is the place where you will find everything from the latest Transformers and Star Wars-themed toys to the classic stuff such as the Rubik’s cube or monopoly. Toy Space also happens to have a large repository of Disney-branded toys as well. Bottom line, if you’re looking for something unique to buy for your kid, this is the place to be.

Toy Space
426 7th Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11215



  1. Torly Kid

This toy store is owned and operated by Carol Adams, who has amazingly managed to transform her previous venture Babylicious into Torly Kid, and turning it into the undisputed one stop shop for both kids in their teens and tweens. This amazing toy store not only houses a broad collection of party favors, but also some of the best selling toy lines in the country such as, Appaman, Lunchbox and Tooby Doo.

Torly Kid
51 Hudson St.
New York, NY 10013


  1. A Time for Children

A Time for Children is one of those toy stores that are filled with those hard-to-find products you just won’t be able to find any place else. From Legos to board games and everything in between, expect to find it all here at A Time for Children. This toy store is a must-visit, especially because 100% of the profits go to the Children’s Aid Society.

A Time for Children
506 Amsterdam Ave # 2
New York, NY 10024


So, if you are searching for cool toys for your kid and you want the good stuff then these are the places you would definitely want to visit in New York City.

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