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Melissa & Doug Wooden Construction Building Set in a Box (48 pcs)

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Melissa & Doug Construction Set in a Box

Do you want to craft your own crane? What about a motorcycle or an airplane? With the Melissa & Doug Construction Set in a Box, you can fashion the 48 wooden pieces to make your own structures, vehicles and even robots! Imagine, tinker and build objects using the instructions printed on the storage box or get your own creative juices flowing for custom designs. Along the way, this set will help you develop fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination while you have fun building and creating.

Product Highlights

  • Helps develop your fine motor skills, problem solving skills and hand-eye coordination while promoting constructive play
  • Build a crane, motorcycle, airplane or race car with the step-by-step instructions printed right on the storage box
  • Use the 48 wooden pieces to tinker and build fun structures and vehicles
  • Included extension activities let your parents infuse playtime with educational exercises, which help build early math skills
  • When you're done building for the day, you can store all the pieces in the sturdy storage box
  • Recommended for ages 4 years and older

What's Included

  • Nuts, bolts
  • Drilled bars
  • Child-size screwdriver
  • Additional wooden pieces
Constructive play
Learn how to count and sort while developing fine motor and problem solving skills with this colorful construction set.
Diagrams right on the storage box!
Build your own crane with the included instructions or come up with your own wacky vehicles and robots.
Create objects over and over again
With 48 wooden pieces to fashion objects from, you have everything you need to tinker and build cool vehicles and structures.
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Product Description

With 48 wooden pieces (including nuts, bolts, drilled bars to connect, and a child-size screwdriver), this classic building set gives kids all they need to tinker and build! Printed right on the sturdy storage box are building plans for a crane, motorcycle, airplane, and race car to get the fun started. With some imagination and a few creative twists and turns, kids can make hundreds more amazing structures too! Any time kids play with this durable set, they'll be building fine motor skills, problem-solving skills, and hand-eye coordination. Included extension activities guide parents to educational activities that also build early math skills.

Melissa & Doug Construction Set in a Box features:

  • Made using the highest quality materials

  • Tested to be safe and durable

  • Includes 12 bolts, 8 nuts, 16 building boards, 6 blocks, screwdriver and storage box

  • Storage box is predrilled so it can become part of a structure too

  • Illustrated building guides show how to create a crane, motorcycle, airplane and race car

In 1989 The Melissa & Doug Company started in the garage of the home where Doug grew up! Thanks to your support, the Melissa & Doug Company grew and was able to move into a real office down the road. Their philosophy has remained the same over the years-to make each and every customer a happy and permanent member of the Melissa & Doug family, while offering products with tremendous value, quality and design. Melissa & Doug have always welcomed customer suggestions, and they continually strive to make improvements to their products. Melissa & Doug are honored by the faith you place in them and view it as their responsibility to continue to earn your trust in the years to come! Melissa and Doug range of products include puzzles, preschool, play food, puppets, stuffed animals and gardening toys.


  • Promotes counting, sorting and fine motor skills
  • Encourages problem solving and constructive play

Additional Info





2 pounds

11.4 x 9.8 x 1.5

How to Get It

  • This item can be shipped to all 50 United States including Alaska & Hawaii
  • This item is NOT eligible for shipping to APO/FPO addresses, U.S. Territories, Puerto Rico or P.O. Boxes
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  • This item may ship by itself

  • This item ships via Standard Shipping only

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Melissa & Doug Wooden Construction Building Set in a Box (48 pcs)

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Great toy for many ages

By ruthye

from undisclosed

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Comments about Melissa & Doug Wooden Construction Building Set in a Box (48 pcs):

Christmas present for grandson who will be 3 in January. He loves it and sat for a long time doing the puzzles! A big hit!


Would definitely purchase again.

By Susan

from undisclosed

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Comments about Melissa & Doug Wooden Construction Building Set in a Box (48 pcs):

Great for developing small motor skills.


Perfect for little hands

By Kathy

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Melissa & Doug Wooden Construction Building Set in a Box (48 pcs):

This is a Christmas gift for my 2 1/2 yr. old grandson. I am sure it will keep very busy. He loves anything he can put together and take apart.


promotes creative abilities

By null

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Comments about Melissa & Doug Wooden Construction Building Set in a Box (48 pcs):

Nice addition to a work bench bought for a child. I expect many hours of play creating things.

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)


Great toy

By mandy

from La Crosse, WI

About Me Parent Of Two Or More Children, Stay At Home Parent


  • Durable
  • Easy Assembly
  • Entertaining
  • Fun
  • Interactive


  • Poor Instructions

Best Uses

  • Creative Development
  • Family Time
  • Imaginative Play

Comments about Melissa & Doug Wooden Construction Building Set in a Box (48 pcs):

My son (4) loves this his sister (9) wants to play with it too. I wish it had more construction ideas and easier to follow instructions for a 4yr old. But he still loves it just needs a little help sometimes.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • Yes

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