Explore childhood memories with the whole family at this charming exhibition of paper toys.

Featuring toys made of paper and card from the 1880s to 1960s, this exhibition charts how paper toys have changed through time, and their enduring magic, versatility and popularity.  

This enchanting collection includes paper dolls, model theatres, puppets, panoramas and cut-out books, which have provided inspiration for play for generations.  

With activities in the gallery, weekly drop-in craft sessions and a vibrant related workshop programme, Play and Display will delight and entertain the young and the young at heart.  

  • A paper toy template.