Travel Adventure Playset for Boys - Home & Family

An educational and organized DIY!


  • Suitcase
  • Masonite
  • 2 paintable self-adhesive magnetic sheets
  • 4 printable magnetic sheets
  • Spray paint
  • 2 feet decorative chain
  • 2 1/8 inch bolts with washers & nuts

1. Gut suitcase


2. Cut two pieces of masonite to rest on interior suitcase rims


3. Cut two pieces of magnetic sheets to fit interior back wall of each side of suitcase


4. Drill 1/8 inch hole 2 inches down on each half of the suitcase


5. Insert 1/8 inch bolt through hole,  and add chain, washer and then nut on each half. 


7.  Paint background images (on H & Family website – or your own) – i.e sky image or night image – on sel-adhesive magnetic sheets.


7. Print out 2 landscape images. Spray mount to each side of masonite boards.


8. Print out figure sheets (i.e. building images, trees, etc) to printable magnetic sheets, and then cut out individual figures (images on our website).


9. Place individual figures onto magnetic background sheet.

Download the Island template here.
Download the Moon and Sun template here.
Download the Dinosaur template here.
Download the City template here.
Download the Street template here.

Travel Adventure Playset for Boys

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