Temporary Exhibits

Shaping Arizona Statehood John Fremont

Shaping Arizona Statehood: The George Stuart Historical Figures of the Movement West

January 31, 2012 – April 15, 2012 George S. Stuart creates one-quarter-life-size portraits of individuals who were the driving force that shaped…

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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…

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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,…

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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…

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

April 30 – September 8, 2019 Sparked by a childhood passion for firetrucks and scratch-building, and encouraged by family and…

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Fashion as Identity

August 7, 2018 – February 9, 2019 A Spotlight Exhibit of Historical Figures by George Stuart In 2017, through a…

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Borrowed Time Borrowed Books Featured Exhibit

Borrowed Time / Borrowed Books

June 4, 2019 – September 15, 2019 Borrowed Time / Borrowed Books features six miniature libraries, constructed of steel, which were…

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Ghost Stories & Fairy Tales

Ghost Stories & Fairy Tales

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

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Dave Cummins: Envisioning Bugatti

December 18, 2018 – 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

August 7, 2018 – January 13, 2019 A Spotlight Exhibit of Historical Figures by George Stuart In 2017, through a…

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