I Spy: Toys of yesteryear – self-guided education visit

Hunt for the toys of times gone by on a self-guided early childhood education visit to Te Papa.

  • Education type Self-guided resource
  • Suitable for Ages 3–5

Where: ‘Home-grown’, Slice of Heaven: 20th Century Aotearoa exhibition, Level 4 (next to the Inspiration Station Discovery Centre)

Help kids get a sense of the past as they hunt for the toys their parents, grandparents, and great-grandparents might have played with.

I Spy helps young children understand the concept of history by making connections through familiar objects. It’s also great for encouraging cross-generational kōrero (discussion).

Get the most out of your self-guided early childhood education visit to Slice of Heaven: 20th Century Aotearoa  with our I Spy activity resource.

Book a guided education visit to get more support and expertise during your time at Te Papa.