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Rediscover the power of play

Educational, sensory and woden toys for all ages

Rediscover the power of play

Check out our full collection of Connetix magnetic tiles
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Rediscover the power of play

Educational, sensory and woden toys for all ages

LEARNING THROUGH PLAY HAS NEVER BEEN EASIER

Discover our range of educational and great quality toys for children of all ages at home and school

Get Started on Messy Play

10 tips to help you introduce and improve messy and sensory play experiences

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NEW ARRIVALS

don't miss out on our new toys arriving regularly!.

Looking for a gift?

Our recommended and most popular gift ideas for all ages

ON SALE

Clearance and sale items, get them before they're gone!

ALL ABOUT SENSORY PLAY

Information, toys and activities to create fun and cost-effective sensory play experiences

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LEARN WITH OUR EDUCATIONAL BLOG

  • Tickit Sensory Wooden Blocks

    The Best Toys For One, Two and Three Year Olds

    Finding developmentally appropriate toys for 1 to 3-year-olds can be challenging especially when you want something that will keep up with their fast-moving interests and abilities. Discovery Playtime has spent many years building its knowledge base and range of expertise...

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  • What Are Good Party Games For Kids?

    What Are Good Party Games For Kids?

    Loving our kids is natural, there is nothing more precious. Keeping a bunch of them entertained for a party may not come so easily. No matter what age our children are, when it comes to planning a party, the pressure...

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  • FIDGET TOYS FOR KIDS

    FIDGET TOYS FOR KIDS

    WHAT ARE FIDGET TOYS? Fidget toys are small items we can use with our hands to release stress, distract our focus from overwhelming situations, and self-regulate our own nervous system. We can do many things with them: flip, stack, switch,...

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Our Mission

Discovery Playtime provides an opportunity for quality time and human connection where kids can learn and have fun in a safe, engaging, and social environment through our quality toys and unique sensory play activities. Designed to help children develop necessary life skills and inspire parents to rediscover the power of play.

LEARNING THROUGH PLAY IN A SAFE AND FUN WAY.

All of our toys will help your child develop skills no matter what they do or what you choose.

QUALITY TIME FOR CHILDREN AND PARENTS.

Improve the connection and bond with your child creating unique experiences with our toys.

EXPERIENCED AND REGISTERED SUPPLIERS.

We only sell toys with the CE (safety certificate) mark so we know they are safe and durable.

MORE ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY PRODUCTION.

We choose eco friendly materials whenever possible, our packaging is all recyclable or reused.

Awards

Featured on the late late toy show 2021, highly commended established business with Network Ireland Businesswoman of the year awards 2022 and also Executive Contributor for the brainzmagazine.com 

About Us

Discovery Playtime was founded in 2017 by Mireia Lopez, a primary school teacher with a Master's in Educational Psychology and a Certificate in Therapeutic Play Skills. She is also qualified as a spare time children entertainer and as a Spanish teacher and she has 2 kids which have proved, more than anything, that PLAY is not a luxury, but a necessity.