Who doesn’t love music? Even before your kids head off to school and start taking formal music classes, a piano play mat is a great way to introduce little ones to music while encouraging them to get active.
This jumbo mat has 24 keys, four functions and eight instrument sounds — guitar, piano, trumpet, clarinet, xylophone, saxophone, banjo and violin — that can provide hours of musical fun.
This mat is perfect for smaller spaces as it is easily foldable and just measures 54 inches by 23 inches when spread out. Kids love to use the animal noises as a goofy alternative to standard music.
With this piano play mat you can also toggle between eight instrument sounds as well as control the volume, record and engage playback. It comes with three AA batteries.
This piano play mat measures 71 inches long and is designed to look like classic piano keys. Keep in mind that it requires four AA batteries to operate.
As is common with these piano play mats, you’ll get a nonslip backing so that little ones can have fun safely. The color-coded keys make it easy to follow along with the song cards.
You’ll like that this miniature piano play mat is great for when babies graduate from tummy time. After two minutes of inactivity, the mat automatically shuts down to save battery life.
This piano play mat comes with 20 pre-programmed demo songs and is ideal for children ages two and older. Note you’ll need three AA batteries for it to work.
Piano mats are an entertaining way to introduce kids to music and to get them moving. These are large enough to let several kids play, making them great for playdates. Their size even allows adults to join in on the fun. Our picks also have numerous features that make playtime fun and safe for children and adults of any age.
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