Holidays Around the World and Through Time

November 26, 2019 – January 5, 2020

During a Wee Winter Wonderland, the museum decorates a number of miniatures to depict holiday celebrations around the world and through time. These miniatures are designated by special didactics throughout the galleries. The didactics are also translated in Spanish.

holiday bough with berries
Mouse Habitat- Visions of Sugar Plums

Mouse Habitat- Visions of Sugar Plums Danced in their Heads

Mouse Habitat Decorated with visions of sugar plums during a Wee Winter Wonderland as part of Holidays Around the World…

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Log Cabin 1871 Christmas tablescape

Log Cabin- 1870s Rural Mid-Western Christmas

Log Cabin Decorated for an 1871 Christmas as remembered by Laura Ingalls Wilder in her book Little House in the…

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Alderly Manor decorated for Edwardian Christmas

Alderley Manor- An Edwardian Christmas

Alderley Manor Decorated for an Edwardian Christmas during a Wee Winter Wonderland as part of Holidays Around the World and…

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Christmas Shoppe

Christmas Shoppe- It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas

Christmas Shoppe Madelyn Cook’s Christmas Shop is on display during a Wee Winter Wonderland as part of Holidays Around the World…

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Spanish Colonial Tin Lithograph Dollhouse- A Shiny Tree for the Modern Era

Spanish Colonial Tin Lithograph Dollhouse- A Shiny Tree for the Modern Era

Spanish Colonial Tin Lithograph Dollhouse Decorated for a mid-century modern Christmas during a Wee Winter Wonderland as part of Holidays…

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German Christmas Stall- Christkindlmarkt

German Christmas Stall- Christkindlmarkt

German Christmas Stall This antique miniature Chriskindlemarkt is on display during a Wee Winter Wonderland as part of Holidays Around…

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Exhibit Support:​

Arizona Commission on the Arts
This exhibition is supported in part by the Arizona Commission on the Arts, which receives support from the State of Arizona and the National Endowment for the Arts.