Toy Museum, Zurich

Toy Museum, Zurich

The Zurich Toy Museum is a popular tourist spot in the city that attracts kids of all ages. The museum displays a mix of old and modern toys, with over 1,200 antique toys from all over Europe. The bulk of the collection covers toys from the 18th to 20th century.

Visitors will enjoy miniature railroads and steam engine, dolls and doll houses, books, wooden toys, tin figures, old-style games and even small furniture pieces for play, such as stoves and chairs. The delightful craftsmanship of the toys will certainly be appreciated, especially since most toys today are plastic and require batteries.

It wouldn’t be any fun to be in a toy museum and not be able to touch anything. Don’t worry, not the case here. There are toys and books that children can read and play with. Additionally, admission is free. The museum is on the 5th floor of the building, and there is an elevator.

Operation hours: Monday - Friday: 14:00 - 17:00; Saturday: 13:00 - 16:00.

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Sight Name: Toy Museum
Sight Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Sight Type: Museum/Gallery
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