About Us

At Creative Kidstuff, our mission is simple: we help families play. Why? Because play is joyful, educational, creative and inspiring.

Creative Kidstuff offers customers a well thought assortment of developmental and educational toys that are creative, innovative and imaginative. Creative Kidstuff believes in the power of play and expertly edits the assortment to include brand new, fresh toys as well as classics that stand the test of time.


Store Locations
Events and Classes
Work With Us

Store Locations

Creative Kidstuff has seven store locations in Minnesota. The first store, located in the Linden Hills community, opened in 1982. Customers quickly discovered how wonderful a shopping experience could be (even with kiddos along) and asked for more neighborhood locations to make shopping for quality play things with the assistance of a knowledgeable staff more accessible for everyday needs like birthdays, rainy days, you did it days and just because days. Now Creative Kidstuff stores are located throughout the Twin Cities area.

Edina Galleria

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    952-926-4512 3555 69th St.
    Edina, MN 55435
    Mon-Fri 10-9
    Sat 10-8
    Sun 11-6 CST

Mall of America

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    612-524-6630 148 East Broadway
    Bloomington, MN 55425
    Mon-Fri 10-9:30
    Sat 10-9:30
    Sun 11-7 CST


  • Phone:Address:Hours:
    612-927-0653 4313 Upton Ave. S.
    Minneapolis, MN 55410
    Mon-Sat 10-6
    Sun 11-4 CST

Minnetonka - Ridgedale Center

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    612-524-6730 12401 Wayzata Blvd.
    Suite 1141
    Minnetonka, MN 55305

    Mon-Fri 10-9
    Sat 10-9
    Sun 11-6 CST

St. Louis Park Shops at the West End

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    952-540-0022 1665 West End Blvd.
    St. Louis Park, MN 55416
    Mon-Sat 10-7
    Sun 11-6 CST

St. Paul

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    651-222-2472 1074 Grand Ave.
    Saint Paul, MN 55105
    Mon-Wed 10-6
    Thurs-Fri 10-8
    Sat 10-6
    Sun 11-4 CST


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    Store Closed. Please find us at Ridgedale.

Events and Classes

Creative Kidstuff hosts a variety of events and classes throughout the year to help families engage, connect and play. Check here regularly for current event and class schedule

Music Together

Music Together offers mixed-age classes that nurture each child's natural enthusiasm for music and movement. Register to enjoy a FREE class and learn about their musical offerings:

The Shops at West End in St. Louis Park Creative Kidstuff Register
Wayzata Creative Kidstuff Register

Amma Parenting Classes

For the complete list of New Mama Classes at Creative Kidstuff visit Amma Parenting Center Online

Work With Us

Join the Creative Kidstuff Team at one of our many store locations!

Creative Kidstuff is hiring!

We need lots and lots of wonderful people (just like you) to gift wrap, stock and, most importantly, help wonderful people (just like you) find the perfect plaything for all the kids in their lives.

This is a roll up your sleeves and jump in kind of job. There is a lot of learning, but it comes with a lot of laughter. At Creative Kidstuff our mission is simple: we help families play.

If this is something that sounds interesting and fun to you, just open, print, and fill out the Job Application or stop by any store to fill out an application. If you know someone else who would be awesome, tell them to do the same!