The Tot 10: Best Of Toddler Toys

Toddlers kick parenting into high gear as they run, climb, and explore, which is where toddler toys come into play. Check out parents’ favorites of the year here.

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Ah, toddlers, named for the short, unsteady steps that lead to scampering and exploring every nook and cranny — which is why toys that keep their curious minds and energetic bodies busy are so incredibly helpful! From toys that inspire activity to those that ignite the imagination, our bestselling toddler toys support their development while providing hours of fun, both indoors and out.


Check our bestselling toddler toys of 2021 below:


#1. Wonder & Wise Indoor Play Gym

A dream come true for active kids, this indoor playground includes a slide that reverses to a climbing wall, a rope climber, monkey bars, ladder and even a basketball hoop!


#2. Balu Organics Large Premium Ball Pit with 400 Balls

An annual favorite year after year, this super-cushy fabric pit inspires hours of fun, especially with the included set of 400 light, durable, crush-proof balls!


#3. Olli Ella Strolley

Whether they’re taking their dolls and plush toys for a stroll or shopping for groceries, this two-in-one pram and shopping trolley keeps children’s wheels spinning as they invent endless scenarios.


#4. Jupiduu Slide

Designed for living spaces, this stylish slide helps train your child’s motor skills, with child-friendly steps and high sides that ensure safe, stable and easy climbing.


#5. Bajo Baby Walker

Toddlers love pushing this architect-designed walker around as they grow increasingly steady on their feet, then continue to play with it as a wagon.


#6. Scoot & Ride Highway Kick 1 Convertible Scooter

Cleverly crafted with a seat for its littlest riders, this scooter converts into a stand-up kickboard, providing two toys in one!


#7. Plum My First Wooden Playcenter

Let the adventures begin with a wooden playhouse for toddlers as young as 18 months, built with a 4′ slide, cargo net, colorful rock grips and semi-covered den to promote confidence, agility and balance.


#8. Wiwiurka Climbing Furniture Combo

Build confidence and gross motor skills with a sustainably-sourced birch and pine play set that includes a Pikler-inspired  triangle and a smaller arch for indoor climbing adventures.


#9. Lily & River Little Surfer

A perennial favorite that can be enjoyed for years and years, this wooden smart board can be used for everything from playtime to quiet time, creative play and practicing balance and coordination.


#10. Domestic Objects Tower Tent

Ideal for imaginative play, reading time or hanging out, this regal tent is the perfect addition to any playroom.