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The Little Things:

Featuring Carolyn Robles and Deborah Sliker

August 22, 2023 through February 4, 2024

Ara Bentley’s Captain's Quarters

November 7, 2023 – November 2, 2025

Preserving and Advancing the Art of Miniatures for All

Preserving and Advancing the Art of Miniatures for All

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. 

Upcoming Events

Nov 30

Night at the Museum: Minis & Sip

November 30 @ 5:30 pm

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Dec 16

Tiny Tales for Tots

December 16 @ 11:00 am

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Dec 16

SDMB Make-N-Take

December 16 @ 1:00 pm

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Dec 20

Tiny Tales for Tots

December 20 @ 11:00 am

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Current Exhibitions

Mouse Habitat- Visions of Sugar Plums

Holidays Around the World and Through Time

November 21, 2023 – January 7, 2024 During Wee Winter Wonderland, the museum decorates a number of miniatures to depict holiday celebrations around the world and through time. These displays…

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Jim Roark’s Metal Monsters

Jim Roark’s Metal Monsters

A Spotlight Exhibit Jim Roark’s “metal monsters” are full of nostalgia for the glory days of the automobile.  His miniature American classic cars are not your typical miniature collector cars;…

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Favored by the Gods: Legendary Figures of Ancient Greece

A Spotlight Exhibit of Historical Figures by George Stuart In 2017, through a generous donation by Eunice and E.G. Hernandez and Family, the museum acquired a collection of 32 one-quarter-life-size…

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Miniatures are for everyone.

Miniatures are for everyone.

The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures welcomes and appreciates all patrons regardless of age, race, color, nationality, gender, sexual orientation, religion, education, class, or ability. Join us as we continually celebrate the diversity in the art of miniatures and those who make, preserve, and enjoy them.

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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