Our Mission

The mission of Wonder Works is to create a wonderfuntastical experience in our stores through hands-on play that inspires imagination, creativity, and a sense of wonder for individuals of all ages!

hands on play at wonder works

What began as neighborhood store focused on science and imagination has grown into a thriving local toy chain with two locations throughout the Charleston, SC area. Wonder Works is a toy store like no other, aiming to inspire creativity and a sense of wonder with specialty toys, gifts, books, and gadgets. Our mission is to create a wonderFUNtastical play experience with thousands of toys available for hands-on play in every store. As a leader in the specialty toy industry, Wonder Works is always first to feature the hottest new toys and gifts with the largest selection in the lowcountry. Wonder Works is a vocal advocate for the Shop Local movement, proudly offering merchandise from local authors, inventors, and manufacturers. At its heart, the company’s passion lies with the growth and development of child entrepreneurs, child entertainers, and children’s charities – kids whose passion for a cause has driven them to build businesses and bring about positive change in their community.