Temporary Exhibits

The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures presents several featured exhibitions each year. These temporary exhibits showcase historic miniatures, the work of notable contemporary miniature artisans and feature miniatures in the context of society.

  • Evolution of a Modelmaker: John A. Ackerman’s Fire Apparatus and Fire Stations

    Evolution of a Modelmaker: John A. Acker

    April 30, 2019 – August 18, 2019 Sparked by a childhood passion for firetrucks and scratch-building, and encouraged by family…

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  • Fashion as Identity

    Fashion as Identity

    August 7, 2018 – January 13, 2019. This spotlight exhibit features a selection of Historical Figures by George Stuart.

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  • Borrowed Time / Borrowed Books

    Borrowed Time / Borrowed Books

    June 4, 2019 – September 16, 2019

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  • Ghost Stories and Fairytales: Make Believe in Miniature

    Ghost Stories and Fairytales: Make Belie

    February 1, 2019 through April 28, 2019 Step into a fantastical world of handcrafted miniatures depicting original tales of the…

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  • Dave Cummins: Envisioning Bugatti

    Dave Cummins: Envisioning Bugatti

    December 18, 2018 through April 28, 2019 Dave Cummins applied his passion and work experience in the auto industry to…

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  • Power: A Closer Look at Queens Throughout History

    Power: A Closer Look at Queens Throughou

    August 7, 2018 – January 13, 2019. This spotlight exhibit features a selection of Historical Figures by George Stuart.

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  • A New Way of Life

    A New Way of Life

    February 13, 2018 – August 5, 2018. This spotlight exhibit features a selection of Historical Figures by George Stuart.

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  • Connie Sauve: Miniatures from the IGMA Guild School

    Connie Sauve: Miniatures from the IGMA G

    August 28, 2018 through December 16, 2018

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  • Automata: Miniature Mechanized Narratives

    Automata: Miniature Mechanized Narrative

    October 4, 2018 – January 27, 2019. This temporary exhibit features contemporary automata from the collection of Michael Croft.

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  • Miniatures by Members of SAME

    Miniatures by Members of SAME

    May 1, 2018 – August 26, 2018 This Community Corner exhibit features a variety of miniatures made by members of…

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  • Scenes from Salvaged Scraps: Debbie Gill’s Miniature Rooms

    Scenes from Salvaged Scraps: Debbie Gill

    June 5, 2018–August 26, 2018 Miniature artist Debbie Gill only uses materials slated for the trash to make her miniatures.…

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