Classic Toys of the National Toy Hall of Fame

Get reacquainted with the greatest toys of all time in a lavishly illustrated book, Classic Toys of the National Toy Hall of Fame, by Scott G. Eberle, vice president for play studies at The Strong.

The book traces the history of some of the toys that have been inducted into the prestigious National Toy Hall of Fame—toys Americans have grown up with and still love today. In this coffee-table compendium of photos, anecdotes, and fascinating historical facts, you will discover how these toys came to be—who invented them, how they were made, where they were sold, why we played with them, and what made them so popular. From alphabet blocks to View-Masters, these are the toys that have engaged and delighted multiple generations.

Available at the Museum Shops and at Booksellers

Classic Toys of the National Toy Hall of Fame is available for purchase at the two museum shops and at a variety of retail book stores.