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Celebrating 35 Years of Fun

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Nominate Child's Play for Best Toy Store!

The Nominations Round for the 2022 Washington Parent Picks runs throughout the month of June. Help us win a top spot again this year! Click here to submit your nomination!

At Child's Play, We Believe:

In a child-centered approach to learning and play.

In nurturing a child’s natural curiosity and imagination.

In embracing each unique and wonderful child.

Our Philosophy

A Balanced Toy Diet

The right toys help children develop their brains, their muscles and their gifts.

Our incredible staff can recommend thoughtful toys and books that are right for your child’s development.

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New Products

Our website is updated with new and exciting products almost every day!

Take a look at some of our newest toys, games, books and more - each specifically chosen with your child in mind.

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Summer Reading Paperback Special

Get 10% off a purchase of 5 of more paperback books from June 1st to August 31st, 2022. Use code SUM22 at checkout to apply the discount.

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Our Stores

Washington, DC

5536 Connecticut Ave, NW
Washington D.C. 20015
(202) 244-3602

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Arlington, VA

4510 Cherry Hill Rd
Arlington, VA 22207
(703) 522-1022

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McLean, VA

1382 Chain Bridge Rd
McLean, VA 22101
(703) 448-3444

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Independence Day Hours

On July 4th, 2022, our stores will be open from 10 AM - 2 PM.