Perfect for Christmas gifts, a new collection of colourful wooden children’s toys, is now available from Historic Royal Palaces online shop at www.historicroyalpalaces.com
and in selected palace gift shops.
From castles to cars, towers to tea sets, these traditional toys are perfect to inspire the imagination of any child. Made from sustainable wood from the Rubber tree and painted with a soft non toxic water stain, all sets are suitable for children age 3 and above.
Wooden siege tower toy
Prepare for your final assault on the enemies’ castle stronghold with our wooden children’s siege tower toy.
The splendid six wheeled siege tower features a red shield with three crowns. It also has a battering ram, a drop down platform, a catapult with two cannonballs and a rope ladder for supreme detail. Siege towers were designed to give protection to the castle assaulters with a ready-made drop down platform for access onto high walls.
This pretty little tea set includes a tray with handles, two cups and saucers, a teapot with lid, a milk jug, a spoon, two biscuits and two fruity teabags.
Castle play set
Lower the portcullis and prepare for battle with our children’s painted first castle play set.
Taking its inspiration from traditional medieval castles, this set features four turrets with red tops, a lifting portcullis and running boards. Supplied for self-assembly with graphic stickers to add detail to the set.
And for children who love buses and cars ……
London double decker red bus
Take a tour around the city of London with this vintage style double decker London bus.
The bus has a removable roof for access to the upper deck and a removable top deck floor for access to the lower deck. There is space inside for the Budkin bus driver (included) and 11 passengers (not included), along with real rubber tyres (for extra grip when going fast!).
Set of 7 traditional London vehicles
A wonderful collection of iconic London vehicles. Each vehicle is wooden and even compatible with wooden train tracks. The set includes a double decker bus, a fire engine, a police van, an ambulance, a black cab and two sporty cars.
Afternoon tea play set
Ideal for role play, this daisy topped set includes a two tier wooden cake stand with four wooden cupcakes and two wooden biscuits.
Wheelbarrow play set
Perfect for aspiring gardeners, this superb wheelbarrow complete with gardening equipment will keep active minds occupied with a life in the garden.
The set includes a sturdy wheelbarrow (with muddy wheel), three seed packets, and three flower pots containing a sunflower, tomato, and carrot plant. Tend to these plants with a watering can, trowel and cut the flowers with some secateurs. All parts are made from sustainably sourced plywood. Price: £65.00
Wooden flower bed and watering can play set
A perfect gift for a little gardener, this set includes ten wooden plants at various stages of growth which can be planted in any one of the ten holes in the wooden base. They can then be watered with the watering can.The set is made from sustainably sourced plywood.