Construction Toys and Building Blocks

At Top Toy Guide you can find the best construction toy and popular building play sets from loveable favourites like Bob the Builder to the more advanced construction kits like Meccano.Construction Toys & LEGO

Construction Toys and Building Systems

Building toys and construction systems have been around for generations and have been keeping kids amused for hours. Hand to eye coordination, fine motor skills and imagination can all be developed helping to instil confidence and self-esteem.

LEGO Architecture: Trafalgar Square London Building Set (21045)
LEGO Architecture: Trafalgar Square London Building Set (21045)
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£79.99

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LEGO Friends: Heartlake City: Amusement Pier Set (41375)
LEGO Friends: Heartlake City: Amusement Pier Set (41375)
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£119.99

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LEGO Friends: Rescue Mission Boat Toy Sea Life Set (41381)
LEGO Friends: Rescue Mission Boat Toy Sea Life Set (41381)
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£84.99

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LEGO Friends: Lighthouse Rescue Center Sea Life Vet Set (41380)
LEGO Friends: Lighthouse Rescue Center Sea Life Vet Set (41380)
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£54.99

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LEGO City: Lunar Space Station Space Port Toy (60227)
LEGO City: Lunar Space Station Space Port Toy (60227)
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£44.99

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LEGO NINJAGO: Land Bounty Toy Truck Ninja Car for Kids (70677)
LEGO NINJAGO: Land Bounty Toy Truck Ninja Car for Kids (70677)
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£119.99

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LEGO NINJAGO: Katana 4x4 Vehicle Toy with 5 Minifigures: (70675)
LEGO NINJAGO: Katana 4x4 Vehicle Toy with 5 Minifigures: (70675)
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£44.99

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LEGO NINJAGO: Fire Fang Snake Toy for Kids (70674)
LEGO NINJAGO: Fire Fang Snake Toy for Kids (70674)
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£39.99

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LEGO Harry Potter: Hogwarts Clock Tower Toy (75948)
LEGO Harry Potter: Hogwarts Clock Tower Toy (75948)
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£89.99

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LEGO Architecture Landmarks Collection 21061 Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral Construction Set
LEGO Architecture Landmarks Collection 21061 Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral Construction Set
John Lewis & Partners

£199.99

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LEGO DUPLO Tower Crane & Construction Vehicle Toys (10933)
LEGO DUPLO Tower Crane & Construction Vehicle Toys (10933)
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£114.99

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Lego City Yellow Mobile Construction Crane Toy 60409
Lego City Yellow Mobile Construction Crane Toy 60409
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£94.99

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LEGO 60409 Mobile Construction Crane
LEGO 60409 Mobile Construction Crane
John Lewis & Partners

£94.99

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Yellow Mobile Construction Crane
Yellow Mobile Construction Crane
LEGO

£94.99

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LEGO® City Yellow Mobile Construction Crane Toy Set 60409
LEGO® City Yellow Mobile Construction Crane Toy Set 60409
Hamleys

£94.99

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LEGO City Yellow Mobile Construction Crane 60409
LEGO City Yellow Mobile Construction Crane 60409
BARGAINMAX LIMITED

£94.99

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Lego City Apartment Building Construction Toy 60365
Lego City Apartment Building Construction Toy 60365
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£74.99

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Lego Dc Super Heroes Batman Construction Figure And The Bat-Pod Bike
Lego Dc Super Heroes Batman Construction Figure And The Bat-Pod Bike
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£64.99

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Batman Construction Figure and the Bat-Pod Bike
Batman Construction Figure and the Bat-Pod Bike
LEGO

£64.99

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LEGO® Dc Batman™: Batman Construction Figure & The Bat-Pod Bike 76273
LEGO® Dc Batman™: Batman Construction Figure & The Bat-Pod Bike 76273
Hamleys

£64.99

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LEGO Batman Construction Figure and the Bat-Pod Bike 76273
LEGO Batman Construction Figure and the Bat-Pod Bike 76273
BARGAINMAX LIMITED

£64.99

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LEGO City: Apartment Building, Modular Construction Set (60365)
LEGO City: Apartment Building, Modular Construction Set (60365)
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was: £74.99

£59.99

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LEGO Duplo Construction Site Building Toy 10990, One Colour
LEGO Duplo Construction Site Building Toy 10990, One Colour
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£59.99

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VTech Toot-Toot Drivers Construction Set
VTech Toot-Toot Drivers Construction Set
John Lewis & Partners

£59.99

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LEGO DUPLO 10990 Construction Site
LEGO DUPLO 10990 Construction Site
John Lewis & Partners

£59.99

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Construction Site
Construction Site
LEGO

£59.99

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LEGO® 10990 Duplo Town Construction Site Set With Toy Crane
LEGO® 10990 Duplo Town Construction Site Set With Toy Crane
Hamleys

£59.99

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BRIO World Light Up Construction Crane, FSC-Certified (Beech)
BRIO World Light Up Construction Crane, FSC-Certified (Beech)
John Lewis & Partners

£56.99

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LEGO DUPLO Wrecking Ball Demolition Construction Set (10932)
LEGO DUPLO Wrecking Ball Demolition Construction Set (10932)
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£54.99

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Magformers My Farm Land Construction Toy, 48 Pieces
Magformers My Farm Land Construction Toy, 48 Pieces
John Lewis & Partners

£54.99

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LEGO DUPLO Town: Construction Site Set with Toy Crane (10990)
LEGO DUPLO Town: Construction Site Set with Toy Crane (10990)
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was: £59.99

£50.99

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Paw Patrol Rescue Construction Truck (3+ Yrs)
Paw Patrol Rescue Construction Truck (3+ Yrs)
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£49.99

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VTech Toot-Toot Drivers Construction Set, One Colour
VTech Toot-Toot Drivers Construction Set, One Colour
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was: £59.99

£49.99

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Lego City Yellow Construction Excavator Toy 60420
Lego City Yellow Construction Excavator Toy 60420
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£49.99

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Playmobil 71418 Small Pirate Ship Construction Set
Playmobil 71418 Small Pirate Ship Construction Set
The Entertainer

£49.99

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LEGO City 60420 Construction Excavator
LEGO City 60420 Construction Excavator
John Lewis & Partners

£49.99

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Yellow Construction Excavator
Yellow Construction Excavator
LEGO

£49.99

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LEGO® City Yellow Construction Excavator Toy Digger 60420
LEGO® City Yellow Construction Excavator Toy Digger 60420
Hamleys

£49.99

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LEGO City Yellow Construction Excavator 60420
LEGO City Yellow Construction Excavator 60420
BARGAINMAX LIMITED

£49.99

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LEGO® Technic 42196 Lamborghini Huracán Tecnica Construction Set
LEGO® Technic 42196 Lamborghini Huracán Tecnica Construction Set
John Lewis & Partners

£46.99

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Lego City Construction Trucks &Amp; Wrecking Ball 60391
Lego City Construction Trucks &Amp; Wrecking Ball 60391
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£44.99

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LEGO City 60391 Construction Trucks and Wrecking Ball Crane
LEGO City 60391 Construction Trucks and Wrecking Ball Crane
John Lewis & Partners

£44.99

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Construction Trucks and Wrecking Ball Crane
Construction Trucks and Wrecking Ball Crane
LEGO

£44.99

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LEGO Creator: 3in1 Townhouse Toy Store Construction Set (31105)
LEGO Creator: 3in1 Townhouse Toy Store Construction Set (31105)
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£39.99

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GraviTrax Bounce Construction Toy
GraviTrax Bounce Construction Toy
John Lewis & Partners

£39.99

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Enesco Harry Potter Illuminated Buildings Hogsmeade Station (17.8cm)
Enesco Harry Potter Illuminated Buildings Hogsmeade Station (17.8cm)
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£219.95

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Lego City Centre Building Toy Set 60380
Lego City Centre Building Toy Set 60380
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£179.99

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Lego Batman Batmobile Tumbler Building Set 76240
Lego Batman Batmobile Tumbler Building Set 76240
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was: £229.99

£179.99

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LEGO City 60380 Centre Reconfigurable Modular Building Set
LEGO City 60380 Centre Reconfigurable Modular Building Set
John Lewis & Partners

£179.99

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Mega Bloks Barbie The Movie Dreamhouse Building Set
Mega Bloks Barbie The Movie Dreamhouse Building Set
John Lewis & Partners

£164.99

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Mega Showcase Microsoft Xbox 360 Console Building Set
Mega Showcase Microsoft Xbox 360 Console Building Set
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was: £157.99

£149.99

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Enesco Harry Potter Illuminated Buildings Hogwarts™ Astronomy Tower (31cm)
Enesco Harry Potter Illuminated Buildings Hogwarts™ Astronomy Tower (31cm)
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was: £189.95

£149.99

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Enesco Harry Potter Illuminated Buildings Hogwarts™ Great Hall and Tower (33cm)
Enesco Harry Potter Illuminated Buildings Hogwarts™ Great Hall and Tower (33cm)
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was: £189.95

£149.99

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Enesco Harry Potter Illuminated Buildings Shrieking Shack (21cm)
Enesco Harry Potter Illuminated Buildings Shrieking Shack (21cm)
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£149.95

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Enesco Harry Potter Illuminated Buildings Leaky Cauldron (20cm)
Enesco Harry Potter Illuminated Buildings Leaky Cauldron (20cm)
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£149.95

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LEGO Star Wars: Millennium Falcon Building Set (75257)
LEGO Star Wars: Millennium Falcon Building Set (75257)
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was: £149.99

£139.99

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Enesco Harry Potter Illuminated Buildings Quality Quidditch™ Supplies (22cm)
Enesco Harry Potter Illuminated Buildings Quality Quidditch™ Supplies (22cm)
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£139.95

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LEGO Star Wars Yavin 4 Rebel Base Building Toy 75365
LEGO Star Wars Yavin 4 Rebel Base Building Toy 75365
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was: £149.99

£134.99

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Enesco Harry Potter Illuminated Buildings Weasleys' Wizard Wheezes™ (21cm)
Enesco Harry Potter Illuminated Buildings Weasleys' Wizard Wheezes™ (21cm)
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£134.99

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Lego® 31141 Creator 3 In1 Main Street Model Building Set
Lego® 31141 Creator 3 In1 Main Street Model Building Set
Hamleys

£124.99

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Lego Creator 3In1 Main Street Building Toy Set 31141
Lego Creator 3In1 Main Street Building Toy Set 31141
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£124.99

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LEGO Harry Potter Great Hall & Chamber of Secrets Building Set (76389)
LEGO Harry Potter Great Hall & Chamber of Secrets Building Set (76389)
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was: £129.99

£119.99

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LEGO® ǀ Disney Young Simba The Lion King Building Set 43247
LEGO® ǀ Disney Young Simba The Lion King Building Set 43247
Hamleys

£114.99

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LEGO Star Wars: Kylo Rens Shuttle Building Set (75256)
LEGO Star Wars: Kylo Rens Shuttle Building Set (75256)
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£99.99

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Enesco Harry Potter Illuminated Buildings Eeylops™ Owl Emporium (22cm)
Enesco Harry Potter Illuminated Buildings Eeylops™ Owl Emporium (22cm)
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was: £119.95

£99.99

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LEGO DC Batman Batcave Clayface Invasion Building Toys (76122)
LEGO DC Batman Batcave Clayface Invasion Building Toys (76122)
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£94.99

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LEGO Creator 3in1 Main Street Building Toy Set 31141
LEGO Creator 3in1 Main Street Building Toy Set 31141
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was: £124.99

£94.99

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Lego City Rocket Launch Centre 60351 Building Kit
Lego City Rocket Launch Centre 60351 Building Kit
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was: £129.99

£92.99

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LEGO City: Nitro Wheels Tuning Workshop Building Set (60258)
LEGO City: Nitro Wheels Tuning Workshop Building Set (60258)
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£89.99

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Lego Friends Beach Amusement Park Building Toy 41737
Lego Friends Beach Amusement Park Building Toy 41737
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£89.99

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LEGO City Police Prison Island Building Toy 60419 (7+ Yrs)
LEGO City Police Prison Island Building Toy 60419 (7+ Yrs)
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£89.99

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LEGO City Modular Space Station Building Set 60433
LEGO City Modular Space Station Building Set 60433
The Entertainer

£89.99

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Enesco Harry Potter Illuminated Buildings Borgin and Burkes™ (22cm)
Enesco Harry Potter Illuminated Buildings Borgin and Burkes™ (22cm)
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was: £134.95

£89.99

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LEGO® 75579 Avatar Payakan The Tulkun & Crabsuit Building Toy
LEGO® 75579 Avatar Payakan The Tulkun & Crabsuit Building Toy
Hamleys

£89.99

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LEGO City Modular Space Station Building Toy 60433 (7+ Yrs)
LEGO City Modular Space Station Building Toy 60433 (7+ Yrs)
Marks and Spencer UK

£89.99

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LEGO® 71786 Ninjago Zane’s Ice Dragon Creature Building Toy
LEGO® 71786 Ninjago Zane’s Ice Dragon Creature Building Toy
Hamleys

£89.99

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LEGO® ǀ Disney Frozen Elsa's Ice Palace Building Toy 43244
LEGO® ǀ Disney Frozen Elsa's Ice Palace Building Toy 43244
Hamleys

£89.99

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LEGO® 43224 Disney Wish King Magnifico's Castle Building Toy
LEGO® 43224 Disney Wish King Magnifico's Castle Building Toy
Hamleys

£84.99

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LEGO Architecture: Trafalgar Square London Building Set (21045)
LEGO Architecture: Trafalgar Square London Building Set (21045)
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£79.99

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LEGO Avatar Payakan the Tulkun & Crabsuit Building Toy (75579)
LEGO Avatar Payakan the Tulkun & Crabsuit Building Toy (75579)
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was: £89.99

£79.99

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LEGO City Police Prison Island Building Toy 60419
LEGO City Police Prison Island Building Toy 60419
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£79.99

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Meccano

Introducing construction toys at an early age helps your child use their hands effectively and develop good reflexes it’s also a great way of having fun. They can let their imagination run wild with the many types of construction toys such as LEGO, Geomag, Meccano, wooden bricks and more.

Playtime can be so much more exciting when a child can use their own imagination to build weird and wonderful things that are why traditional toys like LEGO and Meccano are still a firm favourite when choosing a Christmas toy.

Building toys

Building toys can be found to suit all age types and gender. For younger boys and girls construction toys are fun and colourful with safe and easy to use pieces. A good example is the popular Meccano Build and Play Funky Car. The recommended age is 4 years and over and is perfect for little hands.

The strong flexible parts are made with strong plastic rather than metal and are fun and colourful to play with. Best of all, the instruction booklet shows how to build five different models including a helicopter and a plane.

ELC have a selection of building it construction toys for ages 2- 6 years and 3-8 years and it won’t cost the earth to keep those little ones happy. Kids will particularly like the Robot poppers; a popping robot and alien that make popping sounds when stretched.

Playmobil

The magic of Playmobil has been with us for over 30 years and this high-quality brand of toys still delight children today. One of a kind themes like Romans, Knights, Police Seaplane, Zoo, Life in the City etc come with just the right-sized pieces for little hands to grasp plus the figures are bendable with pleasant faces.

Construction toys encourage children to use their hands to create and learn dexterity. The master of the construction world has to be the LEGO company who knows a thing or two about building with their famously coloured bricks. Lego favourites include LEGO MINDSTORM NXT, Deluxe Brick Box, LEGO CITY and LEGO Star Wars.

Construction toys

Other big players include Brio and K’nex and the recent inclusion of magnetic variations like Magnext; a revolutionary new magnetic construction system that offers excellent play value for both boys and girls. Children from the ages of 6 and over can enjoy building their own magnetic magic with endless construction possibilities.

MagNext

The MagNext 360 Degrees Magnacase is a great building platform where two can build at the same time. It is compact and portable making it ideal to take on long car journeys and holidays.

Wooden toys are a bygone favourite that still holds their place as top spot when it comes to building blocks, especially for much younger children. You can’t beat the smooth feel and warmth of wooden toys that can stand up to the rough and tumble play of youngsters.

A classic toy like the Wooden Baby Walker helps develop motor skills in children and comes with colourful wooden blocks featuring letters and numbers for learning, loading stacking and unloading.

Bob the Builder Construction Playset

Still with the youngsters the Bob the Builder Construction Playset is perfect for 3-year-olds and over. They will love this amazing playset with all their favourites: Tumbler, Scoop, and Muck as well as Bob himself. Little builders can help out with the building and hear Bob call out fun phrases as the vehicles move around the site.

Construction sets have a wide audience from tots to teenagers and are a great foundation for creativity and learning. So whether its traditional wooden blocks, building sets or complex model kits they make ideal Christmas presents where all the family can join in and have fun building stuff together.

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