6 Train Sets for Kids

Toy train sets spark the imagination and keep kids busy for hours.

Christmas trains
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Train sets (like building sets) are among some of the best toys for kids because they can engage children for hours by allowing them to combine both physical and imaginative play. With a train set, a child must manipulate the toy train while spinning a  story to go with the motions. Plus, there’s the engineering challenge of building the track.