It's the 17th time that the family magazine familie&co and the German Association of the Toy Industry (DVSI) award the coveted prize "The Golden Rocking Horse". The award is given for toys that are particularly inventive and suitable for children. Above all, one thing is important: It should be fun! And if it also features something to learn or to discover – even better. And what's even better: Märklin Start up has been nominated in category no. 5 "For the entire family" featuring the "Starter pack Jim Knopf"!

As of 6 June you can visit the website where you can cast your vote and also win beautiful prizes.


WINNERS 03/2018

Finally the secret is disclosed! Who has won by solving the quiz of the last issue correctly? The question was about the recent railway topic "Jim Knopf". What's the name of Emma's daughter? That was clear, it's Molly!

From many submissions the lucky winner of the main prize was drawn, it is:


And the winner of a car from the Märklin Start up Collection are:

Marcel Leubner
Erik Bender
Kassem Farhat
Andri Andermatt
Anton Losch
Eliah Nadler
Laurin Bretscher
Tobias Lemke
Vinzenz Bräu

Have you won too in the Start up Club and would like to see your picture on this page? Just send an E-mail with the keyword "Win" and a picture of you and your win to:


The maths teacher says: "This class is so bad in maths that surely 90% will fail this year." A pupil in the background: "But we aren't that many!"

Why do teachers not play hide and seek? — Because nobody would look for them!

Lisa is wondering: "I would like to know how my mother knows everything she has forbidden me..."

A small polar bear goes to his mother and asks: "Mom, are you a polar bear, too?" — "Yes, of course." — "If you are one then I surely am one, too. And daddy? Is he a polar bear, too?" — "Yes, he is a tall and beautiful polar bear." — "And what about Grandma and Grandpa, were they polar bears, too?" — "Yes, of course..." — "And great-grandpa and great-grandma also were polar bears?" — Meanwhile, the polar bear mother is slightly annoyed: "Yeeesss, they were. Why are you asking all the time? What is wrong with you?" — The small polar bear answers bashfully: "Oh mummy, I am soooo cold!"


On the website in the club section you will find a great number of museums and other partners who will grant you a reduced admission fee if you show your club card at the desk. You will find the partners near you in a special overview. The prices given are of course only for children and students.