Date: 
Tuesday, March 27, 2012 - 11:00

The Eden Project has sourced some of the best toys and games to keep young explorers entertained this Easter. Come rain or shine, these gifts have everything children need to embark on a new adventure.

The educational charity’s online shop showcases the best of innovative creations and unique treats – many of which come from Westcountry producers. Each gift is recycled, organic, sustainable or fairly traded.

For the full range of Eden products on offer, go to: www.edenprojectshop.com

Seed pantry essential kit from £5.75
These handy kits contain everything needed to start growing fruit and veg the eco-friendly way. The kit offers seeds, a mini propagator, biodegradable pots, a dibber, coconut compost discs, plant labels and more. The plants can be grown anywhere, on a windowsill, in the garden or even in a bright kitchen.

Kids’ den kit £30
This kit provides everything children could wish for to get lost in the world of adventure. Containing a groundsheet, tarpaulin, mallet, tent pegs, rope, metal mug and camouflage paint, the kit can be packed up in its own haversack and used again and again.

Model rocket kit £10.25
This exciting rocket kit is a great way to introduce children to the world of space travel in a hands-on way. After building the rocket, they can watch as it flies up to 50 ft in the air.

George saves the world by lunchtime £5.99
The storybook is a fun, light-hearted way to introduce children to environmental issues. The hero George is determined to save the world by lunchtime and luckily his granddad is on hand to show him how. This beautifully illustrated book is educational as well as enjoyable.

Playhouse kit £12.50
Simply add imagination to this playhouse kit for endless hours of fun. With the help of just a few household items, this kit could become a grand castle, the perfect venue for a tea party or even a royal palace. It also contains a collection of stickers and handy hints and tips to inspire the build.

Toy truck £17.50
Made out of sustainable bamboo and painted with water-based paints, this sturdy truck is great for the environment and tough enough to last for years of fun.

Tin can robot kit £12.25
Teach the values of recycling with this tin can robot kit. It comes with mechanical body parts, a motor with electric wire, wobbling bug eyes and more to help create a moving robot from an empty can.

Rope ladder £35.75
Tie this 3m long rope to a climbing frame, around a branch or tree house for hours of fun. It’s made from tough, easy grip yarn, designed to last for years.