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A daily look back at the toys, games, and objects that captured our attention as children and continue to fascinate us today.

The Friday Five: Sarah Myers

Sarah Myers is director of travelling exhibits at The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis. In this edition of The Friday Five, she shares details of the newly opened SCOOBY-DOO!™ Mansion Mayhem exhibit.

Jewel Royale Chess Set

The Jewel Royale Chess Set is the most expensive in the world, valued at $9.8 million USD.

Where’s the Fun From? – Slinky Edition

In this installment from his YouTube series, Where’s the Fun From?, Guest Contributor Tim Walsh discusses the husband and wife team of Richard and Betty James and the accidental invention of the Slinky.

The Friday Five: Todd Coopee

Todd Coopee is a toy collector, historian, and editor-in-chief here at Toy Tales. In this edition of The Friday Five, he shares details of the recently opened Bringing Imaginative Ideas to Life: The Early Years of Cincinnati’s Kenner Products mini-exhibit at The Strong and discusses the importance of preserving the history of toys and games.