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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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Walking in the front door you feel Miniature!

Even if I hadn't taken my four-year old granddaughter, I would have thought this museum is extra... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Judith D
A Nice One-Time Experience

Fairly interesting display of miniatures, doll houses, many antique items from different periods... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
regradyjr
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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 5 days ago

Even if I hadn't taken my four-year old granddaughter, I would have thought this museum is extra special. The collection is extensive. It covers many different themes, areas of the world, architecture, furniture styles and much more. The museum is bright, the exhibits are clean...More

Thank Judith D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fairly interesting display of miniatures, doll houses, many antique items from different periods and parts of the world. Having seen it once, I doubt I'll see it again..More

Thank regradyjr
minitimemachine, Public Relations Manager at The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts. In addition to our permanent collection, the museum presents between four and six temporary exhibits annually, which bring in artists and collections from all over the country. Past exhibits have included scale models of historic...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend who just loves this place is having some ambulatory issues right now, so we haven't been able to visit this year. I'll have to go on my own. Well worth a visit though.

Thank Diane D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My coworker told us about this place, he said that he enjoy his visit there. So we went and when we got to lobby we look at each other and wondered why we were there. So we got tickets and proceded to 1st room. About...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although we have been spending our Winters in Tucson for about fourteen years we Have never before visited this unique attraction. A Thanksgiving visit by our children and grandchildren prompted us to include this on our to do list for our out of town Family....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I spent a couple of hours at this wonderful museum which is a delight for both young and old. I would suggest the audio to learn more about the exhibit. The attention to detail and accuracy is amazing. We were transported back...More

Thank out-of-here-arizona
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is a delight for both old and young. The miniature houses in it are spectacular. The details are amazing. They also have very interesting special exhibits. It's well worth visiting when in Tucson

Thank brealjs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took my seven year old granddaughter. She particularly enjoyed the fairy. I was amazed by the attention to detail and accuracy.

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 2 November 2017

The attention to detail was incredible. It was fascinating to see society change through time and geography. You are definitely transported back in time through the exhibits--be sure to get low and change your perspective--sometimes there are hidden elements even on the ceilings of the...More

Thank mauimee
minitimemachine, Public Relations Manager at The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Great tip, and thanks for the review!

Reviewed 25 October 2017

So this was to be an hour long event for us that turned into an hour and half, break for lunch and then 2 more hours. There is so much to see in each display from full sized Waterford Crystal that was miniaturized - how...More

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dacranjel
10 June 2017|
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6 February 2017|
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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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