Kings and Castles Block Set

Kings and Castles Block Set

This is one of those toys (in this case, a themed series) that makes you say, "Why didn't I think of that?" Archiquest took famous architectural themes from around the world- the Middle Ages is the subject in this set- and re-imagined them in intricate and stunningly colorful detail on wooden blocks. The result? A visually exotic and educational take on a classic toy. from the site: Experience the majesty of medieval architecture with this unique multidimensional building system that inspires young builders to construct countless castles, gothic chapels, fortresses and so much more. The 68 heirloom-quality wooden blocks feature incredibly detailed artwork reflecting motifs of real-life castles of the Middle Ages. Set includes nice wooden storage box, plus a 48-page hardbound book with illustrated building plans, creative ideas and fascinating information about architecture. For ages 3 and up.