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Lark Toys

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Address: 63604 170th Ave, Kellogg, MN 55945-4524
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+1 507-767-3387

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Best Toy Store Ever

This place is worth any stop along the river road between Minneapolis and La Crosse - you won't be able to contain yourself looking not only at all the toys they have for sale... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jake W
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29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is worth any stop along the river road between Minneapolis and La Crosse - you won't be able to contain yourself looking not only at all the toys they have for sale - but also the old toys they have to look at. There is also a great carousel made locally by wood carvers - every time we... More 

Thank Jake W
La Crosse, Wisconsin
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409 reviews
125 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have traveled this road for years and Lark Toys has always been a "bathroom break" stop when my three boys were growing up as we traveled between Red Wing and La Crosse. We would always marvel over the beautiful carousel animals, play miniature golf or watch the pot bellied pig (no longer there). Now that my sons are grown,... More 

Thank christine102262
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30 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had some free time while we were staying in a nearby town & decided to stop in here. It was a cute place. Lots of toys the kids are allowed to play with & a few different types of shops inside. The carousel was beautiful and for $2 a ride it was worth it. There is an ice cream... More 

Thank Lori S
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63 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Lark toys is a fun stop and break (a long break) if you're on the road. Yes, the prices are a bit high but it's a family run business and as mentioned by other reviewers, you are supporting a family not a chain store. The carousel, itself is worth the stop, it has beautiful handcarved animals to ride and the... More 

Thank Elms4
Wabasha, Minnesota
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28 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

The most beautiful one of a kind hand carved carousel that you will not want to miss. The toy and book store is also great. Don't miss the homemade fudge.

Thank whiskers2
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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45 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Travel stop before the National Eagle center. Beautiful simple wooden toys, and even more beautiful carousel. Also has some Llamas in the back yard. Visit was October 2015.

Thank rhankey
Rochester, Minnesota
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671 reviews
203 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Lark Toys has been here at this location for nearly 30 years. I remember going there in the late 1980s when the woodcarver/owner was creating the giant carousel (mostly hand carved animals) and one could go and watch it through windows being carved and built. That carousel is still there and operable for kids of all ages to ride on.... More 

Thank traveltheworld012
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

took our toddler to story time and he loved it and all the toys. it was so fun to walk around and play and find great christmas gifts unique and creative. had lunch onsite and rode the carousel too! recommended for a few hour stop!

Thank Karianne L
Athens, Alabama
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63 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

This is one of the few toy stores that carries more unusual toys. They had marionettes that you could purchase and many different kinds of puppets. The toy museum brought back many memories of toys from my childhood. The carousel is one of the most unusual I have ever seen. The animals are all unique and some local to Minnesota.... More 

Thank Marilyn F
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92 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We stopped to pick up a birthday present for our grandson. What a fun place! They had a wonderful variety of toys as well as displays of different types of collections. Be sure and look for Raoul!

Thank Jackie77

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