Skip to content

Musical Baby & Children Toys

If you are looking for some exciting presents for your little ones, then you will want to check out this collection of musical toys for baby and children. We love musical toys because they are one of those timeless children's gifts. One of the reasons which they have been so consistently popular through the years is that they are extremely fun for the little ones. But it also goes beyond that, as musical toys also feed into the development of little ones, both cognitively and physically.

Benefits of musical toys

It has been shown that musical toys increase fine and gross motor skills, support the development of the senses, increase hand-eye coordination, as well as generally increase the acceleration of brain development at this most formative of times. On top of that, some of these musical toys will also help your children to cultivate a greater sense of perseverance of patience. Plus, you might even find that one or two of these toys become the first step of your child's long journey learning about the joys of music.

Engaging and fun musical toys

Whether your children will end up taking any instruments further into adolescence and adulthood, they will definitely be able to have a lot of fun with these music themed toys. Part of the joy of these toys is that they not only have a musical component, but they are also extremely bright and colourful. In this way, they will give double sensory experience for your children, who will be drawn to their exuberant colours and to the fun sounds which they produce.

Easy to use and well crafted

Some of these toys are suitable for 3 years and above. But then there are also toys which can be used by those little ones of 18 months and up. Many of these musical toys are percussive. This means that they are really easy for the kids to get the hang of how to use them. Safety is key with these designs too, so they have been made with materials that will be safe for your children, with a long lasting and sturdy construction. These fun toys are really easy to use, and they should lead to hours of fun. They can be called into action on a rainy afternoon, a weekend at home, or as extra entertainment that you can bring with you on a holiday or a trip.

Bigjigs Toys - Garden Rainmaker Bigjigs Toys - Garden Rainmaker
£10.95
4 in stock
This colourful wooden Rainmaker from Bigjigs recreates the soft sound of rainfall. As you turn the instrument, the beads will cascade through the tube, creating fascinating sounds and visual effects. The Rainmaker comes complete with cute butterfly illustrations. Made from high quality, responsibly sourced materials. Conforms to current European safety standards. Ages: Birth+ Dimensions: W: 5.60cm…
Bigjigs Toys - Handbells Bigjigs Toys - Handbells
£4.75
8 in stock
These Hand Bells are sure to delight little ones as they learn to play along in time to the music, or just enjoy creating a tinkling bell sound. The brightly coloured wooden handles are perfectly sized for little hands to grip and shake. Please note: Price is for 1 handbell instrument. Ideal as an early introduction to sound and rhythm and a great way to encourage creativity. Made from high qualit…
Bigjigs Toys - Musical Hand Shaker Bigjigs Toys - Musical Hand Shaker
£6.50
2 in stock
This adorable wooden Hand Shaker is sure to delight little ones as they learn to play along in time to the music, make up their own or just enjoy creating lots of noise! The shakers are perfectly sized for little hands to grip and shake. Three fun animal designs available. Ideal as an early introduction to sound and rhythm, and a great way to encourage creativity. Helps to develop dexterity and co…
Bigjigs Toys - Pair of Junior Rainbow Maracas Bigjigs Toys - Pair of Junior Rainbow Maracas
£6.75
2 in stock
This pair of brightly coloured wooden Junior Maracas are ideal as an early introduction to sound and rhythm, and a great way to encourage creativity. The maracas are perfectly sized for little hands, and creative youngsters will love to rattle and shake them. Helps to develop dexterity and coordination. Made from high quality, responsibly sourced materials. Conforms to current European safety stan…
Bigjigs Toys - Rainmaker Bigjigs Toys - Rainmaker
£10.95
9 in stock
This colourful wooden Rainmaker from Bigjigs recreates the soft sound of rainfall. As you turn the instrument, the colourful beads will cascade through the tube, creating fascinating sounds and visual effects. The Rainmaker comes complete with cute illustrations on either end, a sun and cloud. Made from high quality, responsibly sourced materials. Conforms to current European safety standards. Age…
Bigjigs Toys - Snazzy Xylophone Bigjigs Toys - Snazzy Xylophone
£19.00
2 in stock
Ideal for any young musician. This rainbow coloured Wooden Xylophone is an educational way for creative toddlers to play music by ear. The Xylophone comes supplied with wooden mallets that are ideally sized for little hands. The multi-coloured bars help little ones to remember each note and which bar to strike in order to re-create it. Ideal as an early introduction to sound and rhythm, and a grea…
Bigjigs Toys - Wooden Bongos Bigjigs Toys - Wooden Bongos save
£27.99
£19.59
Online Offer - 30% Off Selected Kids Items
3 in stock
Develop rhythm, dexterity and coordination with these rainbow star wooden bongos. Ideal as an early introduction to sound and rhythm, and a great way to encourage creativity. Helps to develop dexterity and coordination. Made from high quality, responsibly sourced materials. Conforms to current European safety standards. Age: 3 yrs+ Dimensions: 12.5 x 26 x 10cm Big Jig Toys are based in Folkestone,…
Djeco - Animambo Banjo Djeco - Animambo Banjo
£36.50
3 in stock
Children will love making music with this stunning 4-string banjo, beautifully decorated with illustrations and carnival patterns. Perfect as a stepping stone to the guitar to help children aged 3 plus start enjoying music. FSC certified wood. Ages: 3 yrs+ Size: 53 x 20 x 5cm Box Size: 54 x 21 x 7 cm Djeco create superbly designed and beautifully illustrated products to enhance a childs world from…
Djeco - Animambo Castanet Djeco - Animambo Castanet
£4.50
Out of stock
Love making music with this very colourful set of wooden castanets from Djeco. Specially designed for little hands. The perfect gift for introducing little ones aged 3 and over to making music. FSC certified wood. Ages: 3 yrs+ Size: 6 x 4 cm Djeco create superbly designed and beautifully illustrated products to enhance a childs world from puzzles and games to enchanting bedroom decor and inspiring…
Djeco - Animambo Hand Drum Djeco - Animambo Hand Drum save
£19.50
£17.55
Online Offer - 10% Off Djeco
Out of stock
Children will love making music with this very colourful, hand drum from Djeco. Animambo hand drum includes beaters and strap and comes well presented in an attractive box and would make a perfect gift. Ages: 2 yrs+ Dimensions: 15 x 8 cm Box Size: 16 x 16 x 10.5cm Djeco create superbly designed and beautifully illustrated products to enhance a childs world from puzzles and games to enchanting bedr…
Djeco - Animambo Jaguar Maracas Djeco - Animambo Jaguar Maracas
£5.75
7 in stock
Have fun making music with this friendly jaguar maraca from Djeco. Ages: 12 mths+ Size: 4 x 12 cm Djeco create superbly designed and beautifully illustrated products to enhance a childs world from puzzles and games to enchanting bedroom decor and inspiring craft kits. Djecos passionate creative team in Paris are ever faithful to their artist approach and the highest quality of every product.
Djeco - Animambo Wooden Drum Djeco - Animambo Wooden Drum
£27.00
2 in stock
Children will love making music with this small wooden drum, beautifully illustrated with birds and horses. The child plays with a drumstick and listens to rich and relaxing sounds. An original instrument ideal for little musicians. Ages: 3 yrs+ Size: 22 x 10 x 8.5cm Box Size: 23 x 11 x 13 cm Djeco create superbly designed and beautifully illustrated products to enhance a childs world from puzzles…