Does anybody remember children's palace? It was a huge toy store, kinda like toys r us.?

It was really big inside, they had all kinds of toys. I'm 25 so this was in the 80's like 1986 or 1987. They even had a cool Nintendo enclosure towards the front of the store, where they sold the games and where you could also play them. This was around the time of the Nintendo craze. We had one here in Corpus Christi, but if I remember correctly it closed down maybe like a year after it opened. I remember when we would drive by the shopping center where it was located and you could easily tell where it was by the top of the store that was shaped like a castle. Now the space is occupied by an Old Navy and a Party City. I was just wondering if anyone remembered this place. It was just so exciting just walking into that place!!!!!!

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  • 1 decade ago
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    "Childrens palace, the super toy store and a whole lot more!"

    That was the slogan.

    Loved that place!

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    4 years ago

    Childrens Palace Toy Store

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    It was really big inside, they had all kinds of toys. I'm 25 so this was in the 80's like 1986 or 1987. They even had a cool Nintendo enclosure towards the front of the store, where they sold the games and where you could also play them. This was around the time of the Nintendo craze. We...

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  • Anonymous
    5 years ago

    OMG! I'm always tempted to go in there and just play with the toys lol I just took my 2 year old little cousin to the toy store a few days ago and we were playing around with the trains in there :P But then, i brought him this Thomas The Tank Engine train set afterwards... (He is obsessed with Trains)

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  • 1 decade ago

    yeah, i remember it well...they had a panda bear for their mascot, i think...and yes it was shaped like a castle...i'm from michigan but all of them are long since gone now. walmart, target and the other discount stores put them out of business... toys r us could be next....

  • 1 decade ago

    I rember that place I was real little bu I do rember my mom and dad were shocked when I said that I rember that place

  • 6 years ago

    Nope, the mascot was a rabbit, Happy Rabbit.

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