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Geppi’s Entertainment Museum

Geppi’s Entertainment Museum

By Ingrid Floyd SMACK NEXT TO Orioles Park at Camden Yards where the Baltimore Orioles play sits a secret jewel of Baltimore with easy access […]

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19th Century German Wooden Toys on Display

19th Century German Wooden Toys on Display

First Major Exhibition of 19th-Century, Wooden Toys Made in Germany for American Buyers to Open in Late October 2016 at the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk […]

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The Folsom Historical Society Presents The Museum of Wonder & Delight

The Folsom Historical Society Presents The Museum of Wonder & Delight

THE FOLSOM Historical Society is very excited to welcome its newest delight — the Museum of Wonder & Delight. Starring the one-of-a-kind collection of vintage […]

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Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum

Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum

IN 1976, A GROUP of collectors and enthusiasts formed the California Early Days Gas Engine and Tractor Association to celebrate their love of the history […]

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NYC art gallery to host Coney Island ‘Sideshow’ exhibit May 2-25

NEW YORK – The heart-stopping whoosh of a roller coaster on its downward trajectory, the sugary smell of cotton candy and salt water taffy, the […]

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#1 Service Station Museum Gathers Dust – Guess Where?

#1 Service Station Museum Gathers Dust – Guess Where?

BY NICOLO FISOGNI IT ALL STARTED with the expropriation of a garden paid with a planning permission and the decision of converting a carpentry into […]

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Tin horse pull toy, c. 1845

A Child’s World: Exhibit at Old Sturbridge Village Through May 27

STURBRIDGE, MA – Old Sturbridge Village historians will explore the changing world of children in the early 1800s with a new exhibit, A Child’s World: […]

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Big Collection of Small Wheels

Big Collection of Small Wheels

By Mark Mederski FUELING YOUTH’S EARLY interest in motorcycles long before the age they can grab the handlebar themselves, the motorcycle toy can rivet even […]

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Jerni Collecton on Display Through Jan. 6

Jerni Collecton on Display Through Jan. 6

NEW YORK, NY — Magnificent model trains, train stations and sheds, bridges and tunnels, carousels and Ferris wheels—all populated with toy figurines in colorful nineteenth […]

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Maserati Open Wheel Grand Prix Racer

DFW Elite’s Race Car Exhibit and Grand Opening Oct. 17

NOVEMBER 2, 2012 – Fort Worth, TX – On the evening of Oct. 17, DFW Elite Toy Museum held a Grand Opening party to unveil […]

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The aisles in Carter’s Toy Museum featured rows of showcases, brimming with antique and vintage toys.

Morphy’s auction of Carter’s Toy Museum collection and building to be held Oct. 5-6 near Indianapolis

LEBANON, Ind. – It didn’t take long for toy collectors to discover Carter’s Toy Museum after it opened in 2005. A wonderland of antique playthings […]

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Two Centuries of Toys at Auction - Spielzeugmuseum Davos

Two Centuries of Toys at Auction – Spielzeugmuseum Davos

It seems fittin gthat European museums should own the best antique toys. So it comes as no surprise that the Spielzeugmuseum Angela Prader of Davos, […]

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New Museum of Bing Toys Spielzeugmuseum Freinsheim

New Museum of Bing Toys Spielzeugmuseum Freinsheim

IT BEGAN IN APRIL OF 1996. My wife persuaded me to visit the antique market at 5 o’clock in the morning, in Wiesbaden 60 km […]

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Morphy’s to auction Carter’s Toy Museum

Morphy’s to auction Carter’s Toy Museum Oct. 5-6 in Indiana

ZIONSVILLE, Ind. – Morphy Auctions has been chosen to auction the vast collection of antique and vintage toys, advertising items and other amusements belonging to […]

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Fawcett’s Maine Toy Museum

Fawcett’s Maine Toy Museum

BY STEVE FULLER, MIAMI ANTIQUE TOY SHOW TUCKED AWAY IN ONE of Maine’s small towns (although with a population of 4916 it is 64th out […]

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