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Address: 225 Camino de La Placita, Taos, NM 87571-5942
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+1 575-751-1402
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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A play and discovery space with a free outdoor playground featuring...

A play and discovery space with a free outdoor playground featuring climbing installations, water and sand play areas, hobbit treehouse, ride-ons, a community playroom offering free classes, activities, events and interactive installations, and a gift shop selling educational toys and games.

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Awesome play place!

This is a BEAUTIFUL interactive toy store and play area for kids of all ages. The kids can throw "magic stones" in the koi pond, play in the outside playground, write on the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
sophiepilla
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El Paso, Texas
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El Paso, Texas
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58 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a BEAUTIFUL interactive toy store and play area for kids of all ages. The kids can throw "magic stones" in the koi pond, play in the outside playground, write on the chalkboards, play in sand area, or play upstairs with a Lego wall. There are so many creative areas for them to explore. My kids, 12 and 13,... More 

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Thank sophiepilla
Texas, United States
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48 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were there for Texas spring break 2017. We were walking around old town square and went one street off the beaten path and saw this place. They have lots of toys and neat finds, BUT THEN we saw a door way leading outside. THERE IS A FREE Playground there attached! They have an oversized chair so cute for pictures.... More 

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1 Thank Jennifer C
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2017

Twirl is a landmark for anyone in Taos with children. Although many of the toys are not made in Taos, we felt it important to add to our list. To say it is a toy store is understating it. They are a non profit that really focuses on improving the lives of children. Twirl hosts camps in the summer, after... More 

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3 Thank MadeInTaos
Avondale, Arizona
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22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

I definitely recommend visiting Twirl in Taos, NM. It is a wonderful store full of games and toys for children and they have a play ground out back and a playroom upstairs. The prices are awesome and the employees are so kind and courteous and just all around wonderful.

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1 Thank leggbiscuit
Henderson, Texas, United States
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40 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

This is the best hidden gem! We were shopping in the plaza and walked into a toy store with our one year old son. They have a great selection of toys and games. In their back yard is the coolest play ground I have ever seen. It has a sand pit, hobbit jungle gym, sensory boxes, a big jungle gym,... More 

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1 Thank Sarah H
Germantown, Tennessee
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419 reviews
169 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016

My wife and I really, really enjoyed shopping here and enjoying the impressive outdoor garden and play area in the late afternoon of Monday, 13 Jun 2016, while we were walking around Taos Plaza and surrounding areas. The selection of toys, games, books and educational material is excellent. We had fun in the outdoor space, which is set up to... More 

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Thank Volcam
Dunwoody, Georgia
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62 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

We loved visiting this place two years ago and enjoyed it yesterday as well. We got to the location early and they opened their doors around 956am because they saw us outside :) our two 3 year olds loved the playground and played there for 35 minutes. Our nine year old enjoyed looking at the books and playing playground too!... More 

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Los Alamos, New Mexico
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10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2016

My kids and I love this fabulous, funky toy store. Great selection of various toys and a huge backyard play space. We go every time we are in Taos. Highly recommend you take your kids or grand kids.

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Thank Michelle C
Madison, Wisconsin
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76 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016

Enter the colorful gates, sit on colorful adirondack chairs and watch the kids play on the colorful, creative playground, Fountain to play in, shady, the coolest building with toys upstairs, a very cool toy store attached, several play areas, all unique, colorful, beautiful. What a great place for kids. Magical.

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Thank home2much
McMinnville, Oregon
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28 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2016

Awesome toy store. But for us, the playground was the highlight.It's a great place to take the kids while visiting.

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