20 fun things to do with kids in Atlanta

6. Visit these local Atlanta toy stores

Things to do with kids in Atlanta toy stores
Rhen’s Nest

Photograph by Rawan Althomali

Treehouse Kid & Craft
Find quirky fox masks and croquet sets, plus local goods like Blabla Kids’ knit dolls and felt crowns from Tin Cup. They also offer crafting classes and day camps (check the website for details). 533 West Howard Avenue, Decatur

Richards Variety Store
Richards’ shelves are packed with a wacky mélange of goods: Slinkys, wind-up dolls, 1,000-piece puzzles, and Super Soakers. Peachtree Battle Shopping Center, 931 Monroe Drive, richardsvariety.com (for Monroe Drive only)

Rhen’s Nest Toy Shop
This bright shop takes you back to a simpler time B.E. (before electronics). There are lots of nostalgia-market toys like the Spirograph, but the store also carries Modarri toy cars, compressed air–powered Stomp Rockets, and dress-up clothes galore. 924 Garrett Street