Appreciate toys and their relation to culture at Zurcher Spielzeugmuseum, where the collection covers these mainstays of childhood from the 19th century to the 1920s. The museum illustrates the development of civilization through toys: dolls whose costumes showcase changing fashions, dollhouses that illustrate different architecture and lifestyles, and an exhibit of cars and trains that tracks the evolution of transportation. Elsewhere in the museum you can pore over old board games and children's books. Put Zurcher Spielzeugmuseum and other Zurich attractions into our Zurich trip itinerary planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
Zurcher Spielzeugmuseum Reviews
This is a small museum. It has dolls and metal soldiers for kids with more than 100 years history. They are very well preserved and worth to spend an hour. On the other hand, how exciting you feel... more »
This museum is very small, but non the worse for that. It has an extensive collection, in the main of dolls, cars and trains. I was fortunate to visit when the proprietor was there, who was... more »
It's a bit too small, but the collections are great and they reminded me of toys my parents used to have when we did a clean up on my grandparents storage.
Wonderful lady greeted us to the museum. We felt welcome. It's small space packed with many years of toys history. Children corner in case little ones get bored is provided too. Lift is very small, we hardly fitted with the pram in it. Enough space however to park it on the ground floor of the building. Have cash ready, no cards are accepted.
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