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Itty Bitty Backlots of the Boroughs

December 15 – May 2

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In the Eye of a Needle

February 23 – June 27

Preserving and Advancing the Art of Miniatures

Preserving and Advancing the Art of Miniatures

The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures' collection of miniatures includes over 500 antique and contemporary dollhouses and roomboxes, while special exhibitions highlight the breadth and diversity of the art of miniatures.

Current Exhibitions

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Miniature Military Figures by Joe Seibold

June 30, 2020 – May 2, 2021 A Spotlight Exhibit of Miniature Civil War Military Figures by Joe Seibold This spotlight exhibit features 26 custom miniature figures of Civil War…

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19th Century Ladies’ Fashion

February 25, 2020 – February 14, 2021 A Spotlight Exhibit of Historical Figures by George Stuart In 2017, through a generous donation by Eunice and E.G. Hernandez and Family, the…

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Tom Del Giorno: Itty Bitty Backlots of the Boroughs

December 15, 2020 – May 2, 2021 In this Community Corner exhibition, Sahuarita resident, Tom Del Giorno, pays homage to the setting of his youth- the neighborhood backlots and gritty…

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Restoration of a Miniature

Meet local artists, John Ackerman and David Fischer, and watch their restoration efforts on a model fire station built by Tom Showers in 1965 in this series of demonstrations. Included with museum admission.

Restoration of a Miniature

Meet local artists, John Ackerman and David Fischer, and watch their restoration efforts on a model fire station built by Tom Showers in 1965 in this series of demonstrations. Included with museum admission.

Upcoming Events

Feb 13

Kids Create At Home

February 13 @ 1:00 pm

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Feb 25

Game World Creator Mini Camp

February 25 @ 9:00 am

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Feb 26

Game World Creator Mini Camp

February 26 @ 9:00 am

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Mar 13

Kids Create At Home

March 13 @ 1:00 pm

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