Kids Dinosaur Toys: Top Picks for 2023

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Your little one's imagination will always crave adventure. That’s why kids' dinosaur toys make the perfect go-to gift for parents seeking a surefire way to fuel their kids' sense of adventure during any occasion throughout the year, providing endless fun and imaginative playtime.

Dinosaur toys, timeless in their appeal, will forever captivate the hearts and minds of children, ensuring they remain a perennial favorite for generations to come. In the top toys of the year for 2023, it comes as no surprise that kids' dinosaur toys have made their presence known. Let’s look at a few of our top choices in kids' dinosaur toys for 2023!

The Best 2023 Kids Dinosaur Toys

As the year 2023 unfolds, the world of kids' dinosaur toys has seen an extraordinary surge in innovation and excitement. With a myriad of options to choose from, parents and young dinosaur enthusiasts alike are eager to explore the top contenders in this prehistoric-themed playground. From lifelike replicas to interactive educational tools, these four exceptional choices are set to transport children on thrilling adventures through time, fostering a deep love for these magnificent creatures while igniting their imaginations. So, without further ado, let's uncover the leading contenders that promise to make 2023 a year of dino-mite fun!

1. Brontie The Excavator Dinosaur Toy By Prehistoric Pals

Brontie excavator from Prehistoric Pals

This is the Brontie the Excavator Dinosaur Toy created by Prehistoric Pals. Brontie is a hybrid dinosaur truck toy that appeals to dinosaur lovers and construction enthusiasts alike. The Brontosaurus-excavator design includes an articulating jaw, neck, and jackhammer tail making Brontie a highly engaging and interactive kids' dinosaur toy. Plus, durable rolling wheels mean kids can play indoors or outdoors with ease.

  • Durability: 10/10 - Strong construction and durable joints reduce the risk of small pieces breaking off
  • Age Appropriativeness: 3 years & up
  • Materials: Child-safe ABS resin
  • Size: 8" tall x 12" long x 5" wide
  • Educational Value: 10/10 - Interactive book and educational values.
  • Price: $24.95

The Brontie Excavator Dinosaur Toy by Prehistoric Pals gets the overall highest rating for 2023 kids’ dinosaur toys because of its innovative design, high-quality construction, and educational value. Brontie fans can also find an interactive book, shirt, and plushie version in the Prehistoric Pals store. That’s why the Brontie Excavator kids' dinosaur toy gets a perfect 10/10.

2. Hear Me Roar Brachiosaurus by Fat Brain Toys

Hear Me Roar Brachiosaurus by Fat Brain Toys

This is the Hear Me Roar Brachiosaurus created by Fat Brain Toys. This miniature Brachiosaurus replica is highly detailed with realistic colors and textures, making it a hit with young paleontology enthusiasts. It even comes with a built-in speaker that brings the Brachiosaurus to life with a big ROAR!

  • Durability: 8/10 - The body holds up better than the speaker
  • Age Appropriativeness: 3 to 5 years
  • Materials: Rubber, fluff
  • Size: 17.25" tall x 32.5" long
  • Educational Value: 8/10 - Realistic design and roar
  • Price: $34.95

The Hear Me Roar Brachiosaurus toy by Fat Brain Toys gets the second highest overall score for 2023 kids' dinosaur toys because it has a fun, realistic design, and the built-in speakers add another level of excitement. However, the speaker may not hold up as well as the rubber body, and the toy uses watch batteries that could be swallowed if the cover comes off. That’s why the Hear Me Roar Braciosaurus gets an 8/10.

3. Mini Dino Toy Drone with LED Lights By Bezgar 

Mini Dino Toy Drone with LED lights by Bezgar

This is the Mini Dino Toy Drone created by Bezgar. This remote-controlled drone looks like a real pterosaur except for the quadcopter blades and the glowing LED lights. The Mini Dino Drone makes an exciting gift for kids who love dinos and flying.

  • Durability: 6/10 - Like many RC drones, this comes with tiny parts that may break off during crash landings
  • Age Appropriativeness: 8 years and up, with adult supervision
  • Materials: Plastic, metal
  • Educational Value: 6/10 - Operating a drone teaches hand-eye coordination skills
  • Price: $39.99

The Mini Dino Toy Drone by Bezgar gets the third highest overall score for 2023 kids' dinosaur toys because it’s a fun and exciting toy, but it lacks the educational value of the top picks. The tiny, fast-spinning quadcopter blades are also a safety hazard for small fingers, so this toy should only be used with parental supervision. That’s why the Mino Dino Toy Drone gets a 6/10.

4. Bump N Go Bubble Blowing Dino with Lights By Play Day

Bump N Go Bubble Blowing Dino with Lights By Play Day

This is the Bump N Go Bubble Blowing Dino with Lights By Play Day. This adorable, dino-shaped bubble machine walks and spins on its own, encouraging toddlers to chase it around the yard for interactive outdoor play.

  • Durability: 5/10 - The soap tends to leak out and may even damage the battery compartment
  • Age Appropriativeness: 3 years and up
  • Materials: Plastic, soap bubble solution
  • Size: 12" tall x 5" long x 8" wide
  • Educational Value: 5/10 - This toy isn’t educational, but it does encourage kids to run around and stay active
  • Price: $14.88

Last but not least, the Bump N Go Bubble Blowing Dino with Lights by Play Day gets the fourth highest overall score for 2023 kids' dinosaur toys because it’s an innovative design that encourages active outdoor play, but it tends to break and leak bubble solution, so it’s not as durable as the other kids dinosaur toys on this list. That’s why the Bump N Go Bubble Blowing Dino gets a 5/10.

Find The Perfect Kids Dinosaur Toy

In the world of childhood exploration, selecting the right dinosaur toy for your young adventurer isn't just about play; it's a pivotal decision that can shape their learning experiences and ignite their curiosity. The choice of a kid’s dinosaur toys can help them uncover the mysteries of the past, foster a passion for science and history, and provide hours of imaginative play. Choose wisely, and let the dinosaur adventures begin!

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Are you looking for a fun and educational way to engage your child's imagination? At Prehistoric Pals, we are more than just a toy company. We believe in the power of imaginative play, fostering creativity, and teaching valuable life lessons. Our mission is to shape the next generation by providing meaningful and enjoyable experiences that ignite curiosity and inspire a love for learning.

Prehistoric Pals bring the world of dinosaurs and construction toys to life! By pairing the Prehistoric Pals toys with the fascinating story books for children, you will transport your child to a world in which the value of teamwork, friendship, and bravery can be experienced in a whole new way.  Whether your child is a dinosaur fanatic or just loves imaginative play, Prehistoric Pals has something for everyone.

Visit our shop today to browse our Brontie Plush and other delightful products. Gift your child the gift of adventure and exploration. Order now and watch as your child's imagination takes flight! Join us in creating cherished memories and a world of learning for your little ones. Let Prehistoric Pals be your trusted companion on this incredible journey of exploration and growth!

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