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November 26 – January 5

Mario Patino's Ravaged Landscapes

September 10 – December 15

Preserving and Advancing the Art of Miniatures

Preserving and Advancing the Art of Miniatures

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

Wee Winter Wonderland

November 26, 2019 – January 5, 2020

Save $2 per ticket when you purchase in advance through November 25, 2019.

Upcoming Events

Nov 13

Docent-Guided Highlights Tour

November 13 @ 1:00 pm

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Nov 14

Docent-Guided Highlights Tour

November 14 @ 1:00 pm

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Nov 15

Docent-Guided Highlights Tour

November 15 @ 1:00 pm

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Nov 16

Restoration of a Miniature

November 16 @ 9:00 am

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"Great things are done by a series of small things put together."

– Vincent Van Gogh

Current Exhibitions

Buzzard Creek Barber Shop

Jean LeRoy’s Buzzard Creek Ghost Town

September 24, 2019 – November 3, 2019 Buzzard Creek may seem like a quintessential western town with its general mercantile, barbershop, and saloon. But don’t be fooled by the quaint…

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Mario Patino's Ravished Landscapes

Mario Patino’s Ravaged Landscapes and Rundown Interiors

September 10, 2019 – December 15, 2019 This Community Corner exhibit features a selection of miniature vignettes created by lifelong Tucsonan Mario Patino. Unlike traditional miniature artisans who like to…

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Miniature Silver

Miniature Silver: The Helen Goodman Luria Collection

June 4, 2019 – May 31, 2020 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.

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