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The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures

4455 E Camp Lowell Dr, Tucson, AZ 85712-1329
+1 520-881-0606
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Fun For Whole Family

This is a wonderful attraction here in Tucson. I took friends from California that are miniature... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2016
Tricia F
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Tucson
A Hidden Treasure

We took our visiting grand daughters to the Mini Time Machine Museum and thoroughly enjoyed it... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2016
Weevie76
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Douglas, Arizona
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Discover the magical world of miniatures at The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures, where visitors are seemingly transported to different lands and times through the stories told by over 300 miniature houses and roomboxes, expertly displayed in over 10,000 square-feet of state-of-the-art exhibit space. The Museum’s permanent collection boasts antique dollhouses dating to 1742, contemporary fine-scale miniatures and enchanting collectibles. Frequent temporary exhibits, special programs and events mean there is always something new to see. The Chicago Tribune has claimed; “The magic of this place cannot be overstated.” For a truly memorable experience, don’t miss this one-of-a-kind collection in a world-class setting.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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4455 E Camp Lowell Dr, Tucson, AZ 85712-1329
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Reviewed 2 February 2016

This is a wonderful attraction here in Tucson. I took friends from California that are miniature enthusiast and they loved it. Better than the museum they had seen in Paris. What they said. I love the beauty of all the displays. It really is an...More

Thank Tricia F
Reviewed 23 January 2016

We took our visiting grand daughters to the Mini Time Machine Museum and thoroughly enjoyed it. The kids loved the displays and had fun looking for the "hidden fairies". The docents were especially pleasant and helpful. Would certainly recommend a visit.

Thank Weevie76
Reviewed 17 January 2016

We truly enjoyed our visit to the Museum of Miniatures. We utilized the Tucson Passport to visit multiple attractions, and this museum was one that we were the most intrigued by. It was a very unique experience and definitely worth seeing.

Thank BelleofBelltown
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

Very cute place. They have tons to see. My kids really enjoyed it. It's a nice little place to walk through.

Thank Ajdietsch
Reviewed 10 January 2016

This museum is relatively new and easy to visit. Some of the collections have been donated by individuals e.g. A collection of Christmas and Halloween Village buildings. What really impressed me was seeing the work of artist who create doll houses on 1 to 12...More

Thank Claudetteth
Reviewed 7 January 2016

Visited the museum to see the 'Mending the soul' exhibit. Amazing to see the unbelievable work done by Ray Materson. 1200 stiches per inch.

Thank stopsey
Reviewed 30 December 2015

And it's delightful. Be sure to plan 2-3 hours AT LEAST to see as many of the amazing miniatures as you can see.

Thank EvalineAuerbach
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Very impressive in amount of miniatures they got. The building itself was designed for this collection as well (check out the front door). I actually got overwhelmed by the amount of vignettes and all the details.

Thank princess_on_the_road
Reviewed 19 December 2015

Went to visit my friend in Tucson a month ago, she had a coupon for this museum. Figured 2 for the price of one, what did we have to lose. The museum is easy to miss ~ drove by the entrance twice, so be sure...More

Thank Rose H
Reviewed 19 December 2015

I have have been to the Gamble house in Pasadena it is fantastic. However I can't take my friends. Now I can take them to see an exact replica both in content and scale. The workman ship of replica is on the same level as...More

Thank John M
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dacranjel
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Response from minitimemachine | Property representative |
Hello, you just missed a class last week. Our next one is March 16th. Our classes are always posted on our webpage under the Education tab >> Classes. Thank you for your interest.
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Clarissa C
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Hello, our admission is $9 general, $8 senior (65+)/military, $6 for ages 4-17 and free for children 3 and under. Every Thursday is Not Just for Kids where general and senior/military admission is reduced to $6. Thank you... More
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