One minute they’re bouncing off the walls, the next they’re trying to figure out how to take apart the remote and and put it back together. Three-year-olds are curious about the world around them and it shows in the toys they love to play with. From make-believe kits to mess-free art supplies, check out our guide to finding the perfect gift for your inquisitive kiddo.

Props in a Box

Give screen time a break with a Props in a Box set. The whole family can tap into their creativity by making a movie or just playing make believe with whimsical props, costumes, and backdrops. And...ACTION!

Available at, $59.99.

What’s on your three-year-old’s list this season? Let us know in the comments!

—Ayren Jackson-Cannady