PLEASE NOTE:  The museum is now requiring that all visitors over the age of two wear a mask while inside the museum, per the  CDC’s current recommendations.

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Visit all summer-long for only $35 with a Family Summer Pass!

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Ric's Renovations

May 4 – August 22

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 – January 30, 2022 This spotlight exhibit features 26 custom miniature figures of Civil War soldiers created by Joe Seibold from our permanent collection. Military Miniatures The…

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Ric’s Renovations: The Dollhouse & Vehicle Redo

May 4, 2021 – August 22, 2021 Tucson painter Ric Maledon began making miniatures in 2014. For this Community Corner Exhibition, he refurbished second-hand-shop finds with fanciful flare- including a…

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Miniature Silver: The Helen Goodman Luria Collection

June 4, 2019 – June 30, 2022 Miniature Silver was a passion for Helen Goodman Luria, who in the early 20th century began a weekly pilgrimage to antique markets looking…

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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

Aug 14

Kids Create At Home

August 14 @ 1:00 pm

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Aug 21

Tiny Tales for Tots

August 21 @ 11:30 am

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Sep 11

Kids Create At Home

September 11 @ 1:00 pm

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Sep 18

Tiny Tales for Tots

September 18 @ 11:30 am

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